Philip Fisher | Felice Crowl Reid Professor of English
M.A. 1966, Ph.D. 1971 Harvard
Office Hours: Wednesday 2-4pm (Prof. Fisher will not be holding office hours on 8/31)
Office: Barker Center 153
American Novel; English Novel; Cultural Theory; Modernism; American Art and its Cultural Institutions; The Philosophy and Literature of the Passions; Narrative Theory; Game Theory and the Novel.Selected Works:
The Vehement Passions (2002); Still the New World: American Literature in a Culture of Creative Destruction (1998-99); Wonder, the Rainbow and the Aesthetics of Rare Experiences (1998); Making and Effacing Art (1991); (ed.) New American Studies (1991); Hard Facts (1986); Making Up Society (1981).