Giles B. Gunn

Professor

Office Location

HSSB 3049

Specialization

Professor of English and Global International Studies

Bio

Professor Gunn received his Ph.D. from The University of Chicago in 1967 and is a Professor in both the English Department and the Global and International Studies Program. His central interests include American literature, literary theory and criticism, American cultural and religious studies; global literature and culture, literature and religion, and literature and philosophy. Some of his publications include A Historical Guide to Herman Melville (Oxford University Press, 2002); Beyond Solidarity: Pragmatism and Difference in a Globalized World (University of Chicago Press, 2001); and The Culture of Criticism and the Criticism of Culture (Oxford University Press, 1987).