John Irwin

Decker Professor in the Humanities, Emeritus
Curriculum Vitae

John Irwin is the author of several works of literary criticism, most recently F. Scott Fitzgerald's Fiction: "An Almost Theatrical Innocence". Writing as John Bricuth, Irwin is the author of three volumes of poetry, The Heisenberg Variations (JHU Press), Just Let Me Say This About That (Overlook Press), and As Long As It’s Big (JHU).

He has been a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.