Ruth Bernard Yeazell

Ruth Bernard Yeazell is Chace Family Professor of English at Yale. She is the author of Language and Knowledge in the Late Novels of Henry James (1976), Fictions of Modesty: Women and Courtship in the English Novel (1991), Harems of the Mind: Passages of Western Art and Literature (2000), and Art of the Everyday: Dutch Painting and the Realist Novel (2009). She teaches a seminar entitled, “Henry James and the Movies.”