Sharpe, William Chapman

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SHARPE, William Chapman

SHARPE, William Chapman. American, b. 1951. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Urban studies. Career: Edinburgh Tutorial College, Edinburgh, Scotland, lecturer, 1978-79; Columbia University, NYC, postdoctoral fellow in humanities, 1981-83; University of Nice, Nice, France, Fulbright lecturer, 1983-84; Columbia University, Barnard College, NYC, assistant professor, 1984-92, associate professor of English, 1992-. Publications: Unreal Cities: Urban Figuration in Wordsworth, Baudelaire, Whitman, Eliot, and Williams, 1990. EDITOR & AUTHOR OF INTRO.: (with L. Wallock) Visions of the Modern City: Essays in History, Art, and Literature, 1987; (with C. Baswell) The Passing of Arthur: New Essays in Arthurian Tradition, 1988. Address: Department of English, Barnard College, 3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027, U.S.A.