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Robert Daly

Robert Daly, Ph.D.

Department of English, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

American literature, criticism and theory, literature and science.

Selected Publications

  1. God’s Altar: The World and the Flesh in Puritan Poetry. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978.
  2. “Reading Sedgwick Now:  Empathy and Ethics in Early America.” Literature in the Early American Republic II (2010).
  3. “From World to Word and Back Again: Coopers Now and Next.” Reading Cooper, Teaching Cooper. New York: AMS Press, 2006.
  4. Entry on John Gardner. The Literary Encyclopedia. Online reference source. 2005.
  5. Entry on Nathaniel Hawthorne. The Literary Encyclopedia. Online reference source. 2004.
  6. “Mischief, Insanity, Memetics, and Agency in The Linwoods.” Catharine Maria Sedgwick: Critical Perspectives. Ed. Lucinda Damon-Bach and Victoria Clements. Boston: Northeastern UP, 2003.
  7. Entry on The Scarlet Letter. Dictionary of American History. Ed. Stanley Kutler. 10 vols. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 2003.
  8. Introduction, note on text, and bibliography for Cooper, James Fenimore.  The Pioneers. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2011.