Demott, Robert (James)

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DEMOTT, Robert (James)

DEMOTT, Robert (James). American, b. 1943. Genres: Poetry, Literary criticism and history. Career: Ohio University, Athens, assistant professor, 1969-74, associate professor, 1974-79, professor of American literature, 1979-, Edwin and Ruth Kennedy Distinguished Professor, 1998-. Publications: (author of revision) H. and E. Landry, A Concordance to the Poems of Hart Crane, 1973; (ed. with S.E. Marovitz) Artful Thunder: Versions of the Romantic Tradition in American Literature in Honor of Howard P. Vincent, 1975; Robinson Jeffers' Tamar, In: The Twenties, 1975; Steinbeck's Reading: A Catalogue of Books Owned and Borrowed, 1984; (ed.) J. Steinbeck, Working Days: The Journals of the Grapes of Wrath, 1938-1941, 1989; (author of intro.) J. Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath, 1992; Poetry: News of Loss, 1995; Steinbeck's Typewriter, 1996; Dave Smith, 2000; The Weather in Athens: Poems, 2001. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Department of English, 331 Ellis Hall, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]