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Harold Bloom

Harold Bloom is Sterling Professor of the Humanities and English at Yale University. His published works include The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages and The Anxiety of Influence: A Theory of Poetry. He is coeditor of Romantic Poetry and Prose and Victorian Poetry and Prose.


A Talk with Harold Bloom

Harold Bloom, Ellen Spirer


On The Best of the Best American Poetry, 1988-1997.
Harold Bloom

Can the nation-state serve social justice?

Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò leads a forum with Thea Riofrancos, Mariame Kaba & Andrea Ritchie, Ishac Diwan & Bright Simons, and others. Plus Leila Farsakh on Palestinian statehood, Astra Taylor and Leah Hunt-Hendrix on a “solidarity state,” Joshua Craze on rule by militia, and much more. 

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