on The Iceman, the Arsonist, and the Troubled Agent: Tragedy and Melodrama on the Modern Stage by Robert Bechtold Heilman

on Keats and His Poetry: A Study in Development by Morris Dickstein

on Ulysses: The Mechanics of Meaning by David Hayman

on Doing History by J. H. Hexter

on The Image of Lincoln in the South by Michael Davis

on Sherwood Anderson/Gertrude Stein: Correspondence and Personal Essays by Ray Lewis White


The Seven Year Run & Diary of a Man Gone Mad

The American Novel Is Alive and Well…Now

Edward Butscher’s poetry and criticism have appeared in numerous literary journals and publications, including the Saturday Review of Literature, Newsday, and the American Book Review. In 1976 he published the first biography of Sylvia Plath, and in 1988 his biography Conrad Aiken: Poet of White Horse Vale won the Poetry Society of America’s Melville Cane Award.