Quotes by William Deresiewicz

About William Deresiewicz:

William Deresiewicz is an American author, essayist, and literary critic. Born in 1964 in Englewood, New Jersey, Deresiewicz attended Columbia University before teaching English at Yale University from 1998-2008. He is the author of A Jane Austen Education, How Six Novels Taught me About Love, Friendship, and the Things that Really Matter (Penguin Press, 2011) and Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life (Free Press, 2014). His All Points blog appears each Monday on the American Scholar website.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Deresiewicz
  • DescriptionAmerican literary critic
  • Born1964
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionSpecialist In Literature; Opinion Journalist