Peeples, Scott

Michelle Van Parys

Scott Peeples is Professor of English at the College of Charleston, where he teaches courses in nineteenth-century American literature, Gothicism, and writing. The Man of the Crowd is his third book on Edgar Allan Poe; he also co-edited, with J. Gerald Kennedy, The Oxford Handbook of Edgar Allan Poe (2019). His essays on American literature have appeared in a wide range of publications, including Southern Cultures, J19, ESQ, Leviathan, and Salon.


On Rorotoko:

On his book The Man of the Crowd: Edgar Allan Poe and the City
(Our Cover Feature of May 12, 2021)