Harold Bloom

 Harold  Bloom

Harold Bloom is Yale University's Sterling Professor of Humanities and New York University's Berg Professor of English. The Western Canon, Shakespeare: The Creation of the Human, and How to Read and Why are among his more than twenty publications. He is a MacArthur Fellow, a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the recipient of numerous prizes, including the Gold Medal for Criticism from the Academy. He splits his time between New Haven, Connecticut, and New York City, New York.