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Karl Kroeber

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Karl Kroeber 1926– November 8 2009 was an American literary scholar, known for his writing on the English Romantics and American Indian literature He was the son of Theodora and Alfred L Kroeber, both anthropologists His most recent book was an account of his father's work with Ishi: Ishi in Three Centuries

He was professor of English and comparative literature at Columbia University He wrote widely on literary criticism and its relationship to ecology, traditional literature, and art history

Kroeber was the brother of the science fiction writer Ursula K Le Guin He was father of Paul Kroeber, a linguist; Arthur Kroeber, a journalist and consultant on the Chinese economy; and Katharine Kroeber Wiley, a writer

Kroeber died of cancer on November 8, 2009 at the age of 82



  • Artistry in Native American Myths Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1998 ISBN 0-8032-2737-X
  • British Romantic Art Berkeley: University of California Press, 1986 ISBN 0-520-05484-9
  • Ecological Literary Criticism: Romantic Imagining and the Biology of Mind New York: Columbia University Press, 1994 ISBN 0-231-10028-0
  • Ishi in Three Centuries, with Clifton Kroeber Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2003 ISBN 0-8032-2757-4
  • Native American Storytelling: A Reader of Myths and LegendsEd Oxford: Blackwell, 2004
  • Retelling/Rereading: the Fate of Storytelling in Modern Times New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1992 ISBN 0-8135-1765-6
  • Romantic Fantasy and Science Fiction New Haven: Yale University Press, 1988 ISBN 0-300-04241-8
  • Romantic Landscape Vision: Constable and Wordsworth Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1975 ISBN 0-299-06710-6
  • Romantic Narrative Art Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1960 OCLC: 305135
  • Styles in Fictional Structure: The Art of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1971 ISBN 0-691-06191-2
  • Traditional Literatures of the American Indian: Texts and Interpretations, ed, 1981 Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press

Selected essays

  • "The Evolution of Literary Study", 1883–1983 PMLA, Vol 99, No 3, Centennial Issue May, 1984, pp 326–339


  1. ^ "Karl Kroeber, 1926–2009" The Bwog The Blue and White November 9, 2009 Retrieved 2009-11-09 
  2. ^ Davis, Alexa November 11, 2009 "Columbia mourns loss of Karl Kroeber" Columbia Daily Spectator Retrieved 2009-11-11 

External links

  • Petrov, Phillip November 11, 2009 "Karl Kroeber, or living and dying in the present" Columbia Daily Spectator 

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