Cooley, Thomas (Winfield)

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COOLEY, Thomas (Winfield)

COOLEY, Thomas (Winfield). American, b. 1942. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, assistant professor, 1970-79, associate professor, 1980-98, professor of English, 1999-; formerly director of the Writing Skills Laboratory at Ohio State University. Publications: Educated Lives: The Rise of Modern Autobiography in America, 1976; The Norton Sampler: Short Essays for Composition, 1979, 6th ed, 2002; The Norton Guide to Writing, 1992; (ed.) The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: An Authoritative Text, Contexts and Sources, Criticism, 1998; The Ivory Leg in the Ebony Cabinet: Madness, Race, and Gender in the American Consciousness, 2001. Author of articles and reviews on American literature. Address: Department of English, Ohio State University, 511 Denney Hall, 164 West 17th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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