Andrew HOOK

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1932-12-21
Education Wick HS, Daniel Stewart's Coll Edinburgh, Univ of Edinburgh (MA), Princeton Univ (PhD)
Books & Publications ed: Scott's Waverley (1972), Charlotte Brontë's Shirley (with Judith Hook, 1974), John Dos Passos Twentieth Century Views (1974); Scotland and America - A Study of Cultural Relations 1750-1835 (1975, 2 edn 2008), American Literature in Context 1865-1900 (1983), History of Scottish Literature Vol II 1660-1800 (1987), Scott Fitzgerald (1992), The Glasgow Enlightenment (with Richard Sher, 1995), From Goosecreek to Gandercleugh: Studies in Scottish-American Literary and Cultural History (1999), Scott's The Fair Maid of Perth (with Donald Mackenzie, 1999), F Scott Fitzgerald: A Literary Life (2002), Francis Jeffrey's American Journal: New York to Washington 1813 (with Clare Elliott, 2011), Eliza Oddy's A Mississippi Diary: From St Paul, Minnesota to Alton, Illinois, October 1894 to May 1895 (ed, 2013)
Recreations theatre, opera, reading
Clubs
Style Prof Andrew Hook, FBA, FRSE
Career Nat Serv NCO Intelligence Corps 1954-56; lectr in American lit Univ of Edinburgh 1961-70, sr lectr in English Univ of Aberdeen 1970-79, Bradley prof of English lit Univ of Glasgow 1979-98; visiting prof: English Dept Princeton Univ 1999-2000, Dartmouth Coll 2003, 2006 and 2007, Univ of St Thomas Minnesota 2005; Gillespie visiting prof Coll of Wooster Ohio 2001-02; CNAA: chm Ctee on Humanities, memb Ctee on Academic Affrs 1986-92; chm: English Panel Scottish Univ Cncl on Entrance, English Panel (Scotland) UCAS 1994-98; memb: Scottish Exam Bd 1986-92, English Panel Scottish Qualifications Authy 1997-99; pres Eighteenth Century Scottish Studies Soc 1990-92; FRSE 2000, FBA 2002
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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