Dan R. Latimer, Professor, received his PhD in comparative literature from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He has been co-editor of Southern Humanities Review since 1984 and specializes in European Romanticism, the History of Literary Criticism, the Symbolist Novel, and Children's Literature. He is the author of Contemporary Critical Theory (1989) and has published articles in New Orleans Review, New Left Review, Essays in Literature, and Modern Language Notes.
In 1996, he was awarded the Auburn University Faculty Achievement Award in the Humanities. He is a longstanding member of the Southern Humanities Council, dedicated to the promotion of the liberal arts in regional communities.
"The 'Golden, Holy Cord of Calculation': Collodi's Second Thoughts on Pinocchio," The Comparatist 28 (June 2004) 113-134.
"The La Brea Tar Pits, Tongues of Fire: Helena María Viramontes's Under the Feet of Jesus and Its Background," Soundings 85, No. 3-4 (Fall/Winter 2002) 323-346.
"American Neopragmatism and its Background," Cambridge History of Literary Criticism, Vol. 9 (2001).
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