John Plotz

Eberhard L. Faber Visiting Fellow in the Humanities Council and Department of English (Fall 2022)

Portrait of John Plotz

John Plotz is Mandel Professor of Humanities at Brandeis University and editor of the B-Sides feature in Public Books. He co-hosts the podcast Recall This Book.  His books include The Crowd: British Literature and Public Politics (University of California Press, 2000), Portable Property: Victorian Culture on the Move (Princeton University Press, 2008),  Semi-Detached: Aesthetic Experience from Dickens to Keaton (Princeton University Press, 2017) and My Reading: Ursula Le Guin’s Earthsea  (forthcoming, Oxford, 2022).

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