CONTRIBUTOR:

Gary Scharnhorst

AFFILIATION:

TITLE:

Distinguished Professor Emeritus

DEPARTMENT:

English

INSTITUTION:

The University of New Mexico

BIOGRAPHY:

Gary Scharnhorst is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of English at the University of New Mexico, editor of American Literary Realism, editor in alternating years of the research annual American Literary Scholarship, and general editor of the Studies in American Literary Realism and Naturalism monograph series. He is also the author or editor of over forty books and over a hundred articles in such journals as American Literature, the American Quarterly, the New England Quarterly, the Arizona Quarterly, and Civil War History.