Professor of English, College of Arts & Sciences
Archie Burnett is known for his Oxford English Texts edition of?The Poems of A.E. Housman?(1997) and for a two-volume edition, also from Oxford, of?The Letters of A. E. Housman(2007). Currently, he is finishing work on a scholarly edition, with apparatus and commentary, of?The Complete Poems of Philip Larkin?for Faber & Faber. His interest in Milton, originally marked by?Milton’s Style: The Shorter Poems, Paradise Regained, and Samson Agonistes?(1981), is sustained in his writing the introduction to?Samson Agonistes?for?A Variorum Commentary on the Poems of John Milton?(Duquesne University Press). He is a?Professor of English, and he teaches in the?Core Curriculum.