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Joseph Wood Krutch

Joseph Wood KrutchBorn: 25-Nov-1893
Birthplace: Knoxville, TN
Died: 22-May-1970
Location of death: Tucson, AZ
Cause of death: Cancer - Colon

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Naturalist, Critic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Modern Temper

Military service: US Army (1918)

A resident of Arizona after his retirement from Columbia University.

    University: BA, University of Tennessee (1915)
    University: MA, Columbia University (1916)
    University: PhD, Columbia University (1923)
    Professor: Brooklyn Polytechnic University (1921-24)
    Professor: Columbia University (1937-53)

    The Nation Drama Critic (1924-52)
    American Academy of Arts and Letters

Author of books:
Edgar Allan Poe (1926, criticism)
The Modern Temper (1929, criticism)
Five Masters (1930, criticism)
Experience and Art (1932, criticism)
Samuel Johnson (1944, biography)
Henry David Thoreau (1948, biography)
Modernism in Modern Drama (1953, criticism)
The Measure of Man (1954)
The Voice in the Desert (1955)
The Great Chain of Life (1956)
Human Nature and the Human Condition (1959, essays)
More Lives Than One (1962, memoir)
If You Don't Mind My Saying So... (1964, essays)

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