Geoffrey Hartman

Sterling Professor Emeritus & Senior Research Scholar of English and Comparative Literature

Address: 149 Elm 216
Phone: 203-432-2761
Email: geoffrey.hartman@yale.edu
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B.A. (summa cum laude), Queens College of the City of New York, 1949, Comparative Literature
Ph.D., Yale University, 1953, Comparative Literature

INTERESTS:  My interests are predominantly in the study of poetry and issues of interpretation. But I suspect I am at heart an essayist always finding something of basic human and social interest.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:

--Wordsworth's Poetry (1964; several reprintings)

--Beyond Formalism (1970)

--Criticism in the Wilderness (1980; to be reissued 2007)

--The Longest Shadow: In the Aftermath of the Holocaust (1996; reissue, 2002)

--The Geoffrey Hartman Reader (2004)