John Crowe Ransom
#4265 Overall Influence

John Crowe Ransom

American poet

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John Crowe Ransom was an American educator, scholar, literary critic, poet, essayist and editor. He is considered to be a founder of the New Criticism school of literary criticism. As a faculty member at Kenyon College, he was the first editor of the widely regarded Kenyon Review. Highly respected as a teacher and mentor to a generation of accomplished students, he also was a prize-winning poet and essayist.

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Kenyon College
Kenyon College

Private liberal arts college in Gambier, Ohio, United States

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Vanderbilt University
Vanderbilt University

Private research university in Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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University of Oxford
University of Oxford

Collegiate research university in Oxford, England

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#1174 World Rank #259 USA Rank
Literature
#7361 World Rank #3626 USA Rank
Communications