Horsford, Howard C(larke)

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HORSFORD, Howard C(larke)

HORSFORD, Howard C(larke). American, b. 1921. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Ripon College, Ripon, WI, instructor in mathematics, 1946-48; Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, instructor to assistant professor of English, 1951-60, Bicentennial Preceptor, 1957-60; University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, member of faculty, 1960-66, professor of English, 1966-87, professor emeritus, 1987-. Bryn Mawr College, visiting lecturer, 1957-58; Middlebury College, Bread Loaf School of English, visiting professor, summers, 1960-61 and 1963-64. President's Committee for Hungarian Refugee Relief, educational adviser, 1957. Publications: EDITOR: H. Melville, Journal of a Visit to Europe and the Levant, 1856-1857, 1955; The Oxford Anthology of English Poetry, 2nd ed, 1956; (with L. Horth) Writings of Herman Melville: Journals, 1989. Articles on Irving, Hawthorne, Melville, Crane, Gordon, Faulkner. Died 2002.