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Stanley Fish

Stanley FishAKA Stanley Eugene Fish

Born: 19-Apr-1938
Birthplace: Providence, RI

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Scholar

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Deconstructionist literary critic

Wife: (div.)
Wife: Jane P. Tompkins (m. 1982)

    High School: Classical High School, Providence, RI (1955)
    University: BA, University of Pennsylvania (1959)
    University: MA, Yale University (1960)
    Professor: PhD, Yale University (1962)
    Professor: University of California at Berkeley (1962-74)
    Professor: Johns Hopkins University (1974-85)
    Professor: Duke University (1985-98)
    Professor: University of Illinois at Chicago (1999-2004)
    Professor: Florida International University (2005-)

    Polish Ancestry
    Jewish Ancestry

Author of books:
Is There a Text in This Class? Interpretive Communities and the Sources of Authority (1982)
There's No Such Thing As Free Speech: And It's a Good Thing, Too (1994)
The Trouble with Principle (1999)

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