Individual Author Record
Name: James HurtPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1934 in Ashland, Kentucky Sites:
Illinois ConnectionJames Hurt taught at the University of Illinois from 1966 until his retirement in 2003.
Biographical and Professional InformationA much-loved and admired teacher, Jim won many teaching awards while teaching courses in drama as well as Irish, medieval, Midwestern, American and British literature. He taught at the University of Reading, England, as an exchange professor (1974-75) and at St. Patrick's College, Dublin, Ireland (1987-88).
*''Catiline's Dream: An Essay on Ibsen's Plays '', University of Illinois Press, 1972*''Writing Illinois: The Prairie, Lincoln, and Chicago '', University of Illinois Press, 1991*''Literature of the Western World, Vol. I: The Ancient World through the Renaissance'', Prentice Hall College Division, 1996