James F. English is the director of the Penn Humanities Forum. He received his MA from the University of Chicago and his PhD from Stanford, specializing in modern and contemporary British fiction. His most recent book is The Global Future of English Studies, published by Blackwell in 2012 and due out in paperback later this year.
Franco Moretti’s “Distant Reading”: A Symposium
James F. English Morettian Picaresque FRANCO MORETTI RELISHES HIS IMAGE as a maverick and a troublemaker. Back in 2000, when he ...