Beyer, Werner W(illiam)

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BEYER, Werner W(illiam)

BEYER, Werner W(illiam). American, b. 1911. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Novellas/Short stories. Career: Rebecca Clifton Reade Professor Emeritus of English and Head of English Dept., Butler University, Indianapolis (associate professor, 1948-51; professor, 1951-83). Jr. League Lecturer, 1963-96. Instructor in English, Drew University, Madison, NJ, 1943-45; assistant professor, Rutgers University, NJ, 1945-48; Columbia University, visiting assistant professor, 1948; Indiana University, visiting professor, comp. lit., 1966. Publications: The Prestige of C.M. Wieland in England, 1936; Keats and the Daemon King, 1947; The Enchanted Forest, 1963; (bibliographer) The World in Literature, 2 vols., 1967; Islands beneath the Moon (short stories), 1995; The Food of Love and Other Stories, 2002. Address: 5388 Thicket Hill Lane, Indianapolis, IN 46226-1457, U.S.A.