Ames, Christopher

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AMES, Christopher

AMES, Christopher. American, b. 1956. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Stanford University, Stanford, CA, teaching administrator, 1983-84, and lecturer in English; Thacher School, Ojai, CA, instructor in English and department head, 1984-86; Agnes Scott College, Decatur, GA, associate professor of English and department head, 1986-2001; Oglethorpe University, provost, 2001-. Georgia State University, guest lecturer, 1993; University of Southern California, guest lecturer, 1994. Publications: The Life of the Party: Festive Vision in Modern Fiction, 1991; Movies about the Movies: Hollywood Reflected, 1997. Contributor of articles and reviews to journals. Address: Provost, Oglethorpe University, 4484 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30319, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]