Kowalewski, Michael (John)

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KOWALEWSKI, Michael (John)

KOWALEWSKI, Michael (John). American, b. 1956. Genres: Film, Literary criticism and history, Local history/Rural topics, Natural history, Travel/Exploration. Career: High school English teacher in Duluth, MN, 1978-79; Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, assistant professor of English, 1986-91; Carleton College, Northfield, MN, assistant professor of English, 1991-95; associate professor, 1995-2001, professor of English, 2001-, director of program in American studies, 2001-04. Publications: Deadly Musings: Violence and Verbal Form in American Fiction, 1993; Popular Classics of American Literature, 1996. EDITOR: Temperamental Journeys: Essays on the Modern Literature of Travel, 1992; Reading the West: New Essays on the Literature of the American West, 1996; Gold Rush: A Literary Exploration, 1998. Address: Department of English, Carleton College, Northfield, MN 55057, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]