Peck, David R.

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PECK, David R.

PECK, David R. American, b. 1938. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Education. Career: California State University, Long Beach, professor of English, 1967-. University of Ljubljana, Fulbright lecturer, 1984-85; University of Leeds, visiting professor, 1990-91. Military service: U.S. Army, 1960-62. Publications: (with Chris Bullock) Guide to Marxist Literary Criticism, Indiana University Press, 1980; (with B. Brinkman, E. Hoffman, and J. Blum) A Guide to the Whole Writing Process, Houghton, 1984; Novels of Initiation: A Guidebook for Teaching Literature to Adolescents, Teachers College Press, 1989; American Ethnic Literatures, Salem Press, 1992; (ed. with John Maitino) Teaching American Ethnic Literatures, University of New Mexico Press, 1995. Address: 635 Lombardy Lane, Laguna Beach, CA 92651, U.S.A.