John M. Ganim

John M. Ganim

Professor
Ph.D. Indiana University

(951) 827-1540
john.ganim@ucr.edu

John M. Ganim (B.A. Rutgers; M.A., Ph.D. Indiana University) is the author of four books, Style and Consciousness in Middle English Narrative (1983), Chaucerian Theatricality (1990), both published by Princeton University Press and reprinted by the Princeton Legacy Press in 2014; Medievalism and Orientalism: Three Essays on Literature, Architecture and Cultural Identity (Palgrave 2005), which was translated into Arabic in 2012 as الاستشراق و الوسطى by the Kalima Foundation; and Cosmopolitanism and the Middle Ages, coedited with Shayne Legassie (Palgrave 2013.) He has published over 50 articles and book chapters on medieval literature, as well as on how the medieval is engaged in film, architecture and political theory. He was the  113th President of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (2015-16) and has served as President (2006-2008) of the New Chaucer Society. He was a Guggenheim Fellow, and in 2013-2014 received the Distinguished Humanist Research Award from the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at UCR.

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