Looby, Christopher

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LOOBY, Christopher

LOOBY, Christopher. American. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: University of Chicago, teacher, 1987-96; University of Pennsylvania, associate professor of English and graduate chair, 1996-. Publications: NONFICTION: (as Chris Looby) Benjamin Franklin, 1990; Voicing America: Language, Literary Form, and the Origins of the United States, 1996; (ed.) The Complete Civil War Journal and Selected Letters of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 2000. Address: Department of English, University of Pennsylvania, 119 Bennett Hall, 3340 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, U.S.A. Online address: cloobyengineeringlish.upenn.edu