Mark Bauerlein

Mark Bauerlein is a professor of English at Emory University, and recently served as director of research at the National Endowment for the Arts. A UCLA PhD and until a few years ago a staunch liberal Democrat, Bauerlein now focuses on improving the intellectual and political climate of liberal education. His books include Literary Criticism: An Autopsy and Negrophobia: A Race Riot in Atlanta, 1906. His essays and reviews have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Yale Review, TLS, Reason Magazine, The Weekly Standard, and Chronicle of Higher Education.