Anthony DeCurtis

office hours:

Center for Programs in Contemporary Writing 3808 Walnut Street 215 573-CPCW By appointment only.

Anthony DeCurtis is the author of recently published "In Other Words: Artists Talk About Life and Work," as well as "Rocking My Life Away: Writing About Music and Other Matters." He is also the editor of "Present Tense: Rock & Roll and Culture," and coeditor of "The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock & Roll" and "The Rolling Stone Album Guide" (3rd edition). He is a contributing editor at Rolling Stone, where his work has appeared for twenty-five years, and he occasionally writes for The New York Times and many other publications. His essay accompanying the Eric Clapton box set "Crossroads" won a Grammy Award in the "Best Album Notes" category. He holds a PhD in American literature from Indiana University.

last updated 2014/09/12

Courses Taught

Fall 2014

Spring 2014

English
170.301

Fall 2013

Spring 2013

English
117.301
English
170.301

Fall 2012

Spring 2012

Fall 2011

Spring 2011

English
170.301

Fall 2010

Spring 2010

Fall 2009

Spring 2009

Fall 2008

Fall 2007

Fall 2006

Fall 2005

Fall 2004

Fall 2003

Fall 2002

English
117.301

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