Mccarthy, Patrick A.

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MCCARTHY, Patrick A.

MCCARTHY, Patrick A. American, b. 1945. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: Murray State University, Murray, KY, instructor in English, 1968-69; William Paterson College of New Jersey, Wayne, instructor in English, 1973-74; State University of New York at Binghamton, visiting professor of English, 1974-75; Broome Community College, Binghamton, instructor in English, 1975-76; University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, assistant professor, 1976-81, associate professor, 1981-84, professor of English, 1984-, director of graduate studies, 1986-95, acting head of department, 1992. Publications: The Riddles of Finnegans Wake, 1980; Olaf Stapledon, 1982; Ulysses: Portals of Discovery, 1990; Forests of Symbols: World, Text, and Self in Malcolm Lowry's Fiction, 1994. EDITOR: Critical Essays on Samuel Beckett, 1986; (with C. Elkins and M.H. Greenberg) The Legacy of Olaf Stapledon: Critical Essays and an Unpublished Manuscript, 1989; Critical Essays on James Joyce's Finnegans Wake, 1992; Malcolm Lowry's La Mordida: A Scholarly Edition, 1996; (with P. Tiessen) Joyce/ Lowry: Critical Perspectives, 1997. Address: Department of English, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, U.S.A.