John Alford (2008)

John Alford

John Alford has taught at Michigan State University, the University of California-Irvine, the University of Virginia, Leeds University (U.K.) and elsewhere. His books and articles cover a wide range of subjects from Chaucer to Wordsworth, from medieval rhetoric to modern critical theory. His awards include fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities (twice) and the Guggenheim Foundation. He now writes full time in Asheville, North Carolina. His first published piece of fiction was “Whistling in the Louvre” which appeared in TMR 31.1. [2008]