Conversations with History: Institute of International Studies, UC Berkeley
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This interview is part of the Institute's "Conversations with History" series, and uses Internet technology to share with the public Berkeley's distinction as a global forum for ideas.
Welcome to a Conversation with History. I'm Harry Kreisler of the Institute of International Studies. Our guest today is Frederick Crews, who is Professor Emeritus of English and former Chair of the English Department at the University of California at Berkeley. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. His twelve books include Skeptical Engagements; The Critics Bear It Away: American Fiction and the Academy (nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award); The Memory Wars: Freud's Legacy in Dispute; Unauthorized Freud; and The Random House Handbook for writers, which is in its sixth edition.
Also of interest: Photo gallery of Crews and his grandchildren (photos courtesy of Frederick Crews).
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