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Joseph Butwin

Associate Professor
PDL A-419
543-2173 (voice mail)


B.A., University of Minnesota, 1965
A.M., Harvard University, 1966
Ph.D., Harvard University, 1970

Areas of Specialization

Nineteenth-Century English Literature, the Novel, Politics, and Ruskin

Activities and Interests

Joe Butwin is currently at work on a new book, Political Showmen: Popular Democracy Before Reform. Dr. Butwin's study of the novel and Nineteenth-Century Literature has produced such publications as "The Paradox of the Clown in Dickens," in Dickens Studies Annual and "Hard Times: The News and the Novel," in Nineteenth Century Fiction.

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