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Bloom, Harold , 2008 July 11

Call Number: RU 1037


  • 2008 July 11


Conditions Governing Access

Collection materials are closed to research until January 1, 2029, after which access is subject to review by University Archives staff.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Biographical / Historical

Yale Professor of English and Humanities

Harold Bloom received his B.A. in 1951 from Cornell University and his Ph.D in 1956 from Yale. He began his teaching career at Yale in 1955 as an instructor in the English department and was promoted to assistant professor in 1960, to associate professor in 1963, and full professor in 1965. He was the William C. DeVane Professor of English, 1974 to 1977, when he was appointed professor of Humanities. Bloom is currently Sterling Professor of Humanities.

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