Calinescu, Matei (Alexe)

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CALINESCU, Matei (Alexe)

CALINESCU, Matei (Alexe). American (born Romania), b. 1934. Genres: Adult non-fiction, Literary criticism and history. Career: University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania, 1963-72, assistant professor to associate professor of comparative literature; Indiana University-Bloomington, visiting associate professor, 1973-75, associate professor, 1976-78, professor of comparative literature, 1978-. Publications: Faces of Modernity: Avant-Garde, Decadence, Kitsch, 1977, enlarged ed., 1987; Rereading, 1993. EDITOR: (with D.W. Fokkema) Exploring Postmodernism, 1988; M. Eliade, Youth without Youth and Other Novellas, 1989. Address: Department of Comparative Literature, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]