Naylor, Eric W. 1936- (Eric Woodfin Naylor)

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Naylor, Eric W. 1936- (Eric Woodfin Naylor)


Born December 6, 1936, in Union City, TN; son of Woodfin J. and Gertrude Naylor. Education: University of the South, B.A., 1958; University of Wisconsin, M.A., 1969, Ph.D., 1973. Religion: Episcopalian.


E-mail—[email protected].


University of the South, Sewanee, TN, instructor, 1962-66, assistant professor, 1966-70, associate professor, 1970-76, professor of Spanish, 1976-2004, including Keenan Professor of Spanish, professor emeritus, 2004—


American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, American Association of University Professors, Medieval Academy, Phi Beta Kappa.


Woodrow Wilson fellowship, 1958-59; Fulbright research fellowship, 1964-65 and 1983-84; affiliate of National Endowment for the Humanities Old Spanish Dictionary Project, 1976.


(With Manuel Criado de Val) El Libro de buen amor. Texto paleográfico, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (Madrid, Spain), 1965, 2nd edition, 1972.

(With Manuel Criado de Val and Jorge García Antezana) Glosario de la edición crítica del "Libro de buen amor," SERESA (Barcelona, Spain), 1972.

(With Manuel Criado de Val) Libro de buen amor. Edición crítica y artistica, Aguilar (Madrid, Spain), 1976.

(With Manuel Criado de Val) Libro de buen amor. Edición Facsimil del Manuscrito T, 3 volumes, Espasa-Calpe (Madrid, Spain), 1977, reprinted in one volume as The Artistic Celebration of the Centenary of Espasa-Calpe Publishing House, 1998.

(Editor, with Thomas D. Spaccarelli) An Anthology of Spanish Literature to 1700, 2 volumes, University of the South (Sewanee, TN), 1981.

(Editor) An Anthology of Latin American Literature, University of the South (Sewanee, TN), 1987.

Works for Seminary of Medieval Spanish Studies include "The Text and Concordances of the Escorial Manuscript h. iii.10 of the ‘Arcipreste de Talavera’ of Alfonso Martinez de Toledo," 1983; "La ‘Sevillana Medicina’ of Juan de Avinon," 1987; "Pero Lopez de Ayala's Castilian Translation of Boccaccio's ‘De casibus,’" 1994; and "Texts and Concordances of the ‘Libro de buen amor’ (Gayoso, Salamanca, and Toledo Manuscripts)," 2004; also coeditor of a festschrift in honor of Edward B. King, University of the South (Sewanee, TN), 1991.