McGurl, Mark

 

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Mark McGurl was born in Salem, Massachusetts and educated at Harvard University.  Since earning his Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins he has been a professor of American literature at UCLA, where he has been the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships.


On Rorotoko:


On his book The Program Era: Postwar Fiction and the Rise of Creative Writing
(Our Cover Feature of September 07, 2009)