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George P. Landow

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George Landow is Professor of English and Art History at Brown University. A leading scholar on Ruskin and Victorian literature and culture, Professor Landow is also internationally recognized as a theorist of hypertext application and design. He played a central role in Brown University's seminal Intermedia hypertext project and has written and lectured widely on electronic literacy. His 1992 study, Hypertext: The Convergence of Contemporary Literary Theory and Technology inaugurated serious academic consideration of electronic writing systems around the world. Professor Landow is author or co-author of three Eastgate hypertexts:The Dickens Web, The In Memoriam Web (with Jon Lanestedt), and Writing At The Edge.

For a more complete account of Landow's work in hypertext and other fields, see:


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