JORDAN, Constance. American. Genres: Literary criticism and history, History. Career: Yale University, New Haven, CT, visiting lecturer in English, 1974 and 1977; Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA, lecturer in comparative literature, 1977-78; Columbia University, NYC, assistant professor of English and comparative literature, 1978-87; Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, visiting associate professor of English, 1987-88; Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA, associate professor, 1988-92, professor of English, 1993-. University of California, Los Angeles, associate of Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 1992-; lecturer at colleges and universities. Publications: Pulci's Morgante: Poetry and History in Fifteenth-Century Florence, 1986; Renaissance Feminism: Literary Texts and Political Models, 1990; Shakespeare's Monarchies: Ruler and Subject in Shakespeare's Romances, 1997; (assoc ed) Longman Anthology of British Literature, Vol. I: Middle Ages, Early Modern, Restoration, and Eighteenth Century, 1998. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of English, Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA 91711, U.S.A.