Jim Persoon

Department of English

Language and Literature

Sabbatical W20; no temporary office
(616) 331-2514

Jim Persoon

ENG 220 British Literature I
ENG 221 British Literature II
ENG 320 Studies in Poetry
ENG 324 British Literature: Victorian-Present

Research Interests
Thomas Hardy
Contemporary Poetry
Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century British Literature

Recent Publications
The Facts on File Companion to British Poetry, 1900 to the Present, edited with Robert Watson (Facts on File, 2009).

Hardy's Early Poetry (Lexington 2000).

Modern British Poetry, 1900-1939 (Twayne 1999)

B.S., Iowa State University
M.Phil, Ph.D., University of Kansas