B.A., Syracuse University, 1952
M.A., Ohio State University, 1954
Ph.D., Ohio State University, 1959
Areas of Specialization
American Literature, Marxism, Melville, and Twentieth-Century Literature
Activities and Interests
Robert Shulman is currently at work on a new book Radical Writers Art in Cold War America.
- The Power of Political Art: The 1930s Literary Left Reconsidered. University of North Carolina Press. 2000.
- "American Writers, the Welfare State, and the Opportunity Society, 1932-1995." Social and Secure: Politics and Culture of the Welfare State: A Comparative Inquiry. Ed. Hans Bak, Fritz von Holthoon, and Hans Krabbendam. VU University Press. 1996.
- "Class, Violence, and Gender in Owen Wister's The Virginian." Rivista di Studi Vittoriani 9 (2000), 95-108.