Paul Fussell
#5787 Overall Influence

Paul Fussell

American cultural and literary historian

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Paul Fussell, Jr. was an American cultural and literary historian, author and university professor. His writings cover a variety of topics, from scholarly works on eighteenth-century English literature to commentary on America's class system. Fussell served in the 103rd Infantry Division during World War II and was wounded in fighting in France. Returning to the US, Fussell wrote extensively and held several faculty positions, most prominently at Rutgers University and at the University of Pennsylvania . He is best known for his writings about World War I and II, which explore what he felt was the gap between the romantic myth and reality of war; he made a "career out of refusing to disguise it or elevate it".

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Pomona College
Pomona College

Private liberal arts college in Claremont, California, United States

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University of London
University of London

Federal research university in London, England

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania

Private research university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Rutgers University
Rutgers University

Multi-campus American public research university in New Jersey, United States

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#902 World Rank #609 USA Rank
Communications
#1686 World Rank #346 USA Rank
Literature
#2413 World Rank #647 USA Rank
History