Books by Harold Bloom


Harold Bloom is Sterling Professor of Humanities at Yale University. He has written more than sixty books, including Cleopatra: I Am Fire and Air, Falstaff: Give Me Life, The Western Canon, Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human, and How to Read and Why. He is a MacArthur Prize fellow, a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the recipient of many awards, including the Academy's Gold Medal for Criticism. He lives in New Haven, Connecticut.


Zakhor: Jewish History and Jewish Memory

Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi


The House on Mango Street

Sandra Cisneros


Luigi Pirandello

Harold Bloom and Patsy Griffin


Philip Roth

Gabe Welsch


John Ashbery

Michael Baughan and Harold Bloom




King Lear


Kate Chopin's the Awakening

Kate Chopin


The Taboo

Harold Bloom and Editor Blake Hobby Harold Bloom


The Trickster


Dante Alighieri


Oscar Wilde


Samuel Beckett


One Hundred Years of Solitude

Gabriel Garcia Marquez


To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper Lee



William Shakespeare


Brave New World

Aldous Huxley