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James Hurt

Born: 1934 in Ashland, Kentucky
Died: 2010 in Champaign, Illinois

Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: James Hurt taught at the University of Illinois from 1966 until his retirement in 2003.

Biography: A 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).


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

James Hurt on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Catiline's dream:
ISBN: 0252002385 OCLC: 516036

University of Illinois Press Urbana: [©1972]

Literature of the Western world
ISBN: 013018666X OCLC: 44266404

Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ : 2001.

Library has volume I.

Literature of the western world /
ISBN: 0132208725 OCLC: 34967683

Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, N.J. : ©1997.

Writing Illinois :
ISBN: 0252018508 OCLC: 23384636

University of Illinois Press, Urbana : ©1992.