Kirsty Gunn writes short stories, novels and essays. She also directs and teaches, with novelist Meaghan Delahunt, WordPath Scotland, an online weekend creative writing programme. Gunn is the recipient of several awards and prizes including the Scottish Arts Council Bursary for Literature, the New York Times Notable Book award, and the Sundial Scottish Arts Council Book of the Year.
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John Wilson Foster is an essayist, literary critic, cultural historian and playwright. From 1974 until 2002 he was Professor of English at the University of British Columbia of which he is now professor emeritus. In 2001 he was National University of Ireland Professor at NUI, Maynooth. After early retirement he was a Leverhulme visiting professor to the U.K., visiting professor at the University of Toronto, and visiting fellow at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
Jon Day is a writer, academic and cyclist. He worked as a bicycle courier in London for several years, and now teaches English Literature at King’s College London. His essays and reviews have appeared in the London Review of Books, the New York Review of Books, Bookforum, n+1, the White Review, the Times Literary Supplement, the Financial Times, the Guardian and Observer and the Telegraph. He writes about art for Apollo, and is … Keep Reading
Dr Keith Kahn-Harris is a writer and sociologist. He teaches at Leo Baeck College and Birkbeck College and is a Fellow of the Institute for Jewish Policy Research, the RSA and the Higher Education Academy. The author of seven books, his interests range from the British Jewish community to extreme metal music scenes. He has contributed to publications including The Guardian, New Humanist, Times Literary Supplement and he guest edited the Jewish Quarterly magazine in 2014–2015.
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Duncan Wu is a British academic and biographer. From 2000-2008, Wu was Professor of English Language and Literature at St Catherine’s College, University of Oxford, England. He is now the Raymond Wagner Professor of Literary Studies in the English Department at Georgetown University in Washington DC. He is Vice-Chairman of the Keats–Shelley Memorial Association and The Charles Lamb Society, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and a founder member and former Chairman of The Hazlitt Society.
Duncan Wu introduces All That Is Worth Remembering, … Keep Reading