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Chair, Global & International Studies Program
University of California, Santa Barbara

Planning Workshop
Networking Workshop
Buenos Aires Workshop
Latin America and the Caribbean Workshop


Professor Gunn received his Ph.D. from The University of Chicago in 1967 and is a Professor in both the English Department and the Global and International Studies Program. His central interests include American literature, literary theory and criticism, American cultural and religious studies; global literature and culture, literature and religion, and literature and philosophy. Some of his publications include A Historical Guide to Herman Melville (Oxford University Press, 2002); Beyond Solidarity: Pragmatism and Difference in a Globalized World (University of Chicago Press, 2001); and The Culture of Criticism and the Criticism of Culture (Oxford University Press, 1987).