Mark Edmundson

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University Professor, Author

Mark Edmundson teaches at the University of Virginia, where he is University Professor. A prizewinning scholar, he has published a number of works of literary and cultural criticism, including Why Read?, Literature Against Philosophy, Plato to Derrida; and Teacher: The One Who Made the Difference. He has also written for such publications as the New Republic, the New York Times Magazine, the Nation, and Harper's, where he is a contributing editor.


Writes: Writing, Teachers, Librarians, & Parents, Biography & Memoir

Author of : Why Write?, Why Teach?, The Death of Sigmund Freud, Why Read?

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