Cooper, David D.
COOPER, David D.
COOPER, David D. American, b. 1948. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: University of California, Santa Barbara, lecturer in English, 1978-88; Michigan State University, East Lansing, assistant professor to associate professor of American thought and language, 1988-. Berea College, Eli Lilly distinguished visiting professor of religion and American culture, 1991. Publications: Thomas Merton's Art of Denial: The Evolution of a Radical Humanist, 1989; (ed.) James Laughlin and Thomas Merton: Selected Letters, 1997. Address: Department of American Thought and Language, Michigan State University, 229 Bessey Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, U.S.A.