Guttmann, Allen

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GUTTMANN, Allen. American, b. 1932. Genres: History, Literary criticism and history, Sports/Fitness. Career: Professor of English and American Studies, Amherst College, Massachusetts, since 1959. Publications: The Wound in the Heart: America and the Spanish Civil War, 1962; The Conservative Tradition in America, 1967; The Jewish Writer in America, 1971; From Ritual to Record: The Nature of Modern Sports, 1978; (co-ed.) Life of George Washington, by Washington Irving, 5 vols., 1981; The Games Must Go On: Avery Brundage and the Olympic Movement, 1984; Sports Spectators, 1986; A Whole New Ball Game: An Interpretation of American Sports, 1988; Women's Sports: A History, 1991; The Olympics: A History of the Modern Games, 1992; Games and Empires: Modern Sports and Cultural Imperialism, 1994; The Erotic in Sports, 1996; (co-ed.) International Encyclopedia of Women and Sport, 3 vols., 2000. Address: 6 Lead Mine Rd., Amherst, MA 01002, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]