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Research Interests

Cultural Sociology, Sociology of Literature, Urban Representations.

Education/Academic qualification

Sociology, PhD, Harvard University

… → 1980

Sociology, MA, Harvard University

… → 1979

English, MA, Duke University

… → 1970

English, AB, Cornell University

… → 1968

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regionalism Social Sciences
cultural sociology Social Sciences
sociology Social Sciences
sociology of literature Social Sciences
revisionism Social Sciences
art Social Sciences
contemporary art Social Sciences
cultural analysis Social Sciences

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Grants 2005 2018

Research Output 1981 2018

1 Citation (Scopus)

Capacidades formais e compreensões relacionais: Ganância na literatura, na arte e na sociologia

Translated title of the contribution: Formal capacities and relational understandings: Greed in literature, art and sociologyGriswold, W., Jan 1 2018, In : Sociologias. 20, 48, p. 86-104 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

American Culture
Works Progress Administration
Great Depression
10 Citations (Scopus)

Evangelists of culture: One Book programs and the agents who define literature, shape tastes, and reproduce regionalism

Griswold, W. & Wohl, H., Jun 1 2015, In : Poetics. 50, p. 96-109 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sociological theory

Merchants of Culture: The Publishing Business in the Twenty-First Century, by John B. Thompson

Griswold, W., 2015, In : Contemporary Sociology. 44, 2, p. 261-262 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The Global Pigeon. By Jerolmack Colin

Griswold, W., 2015, In : Qualitative Sociology. 38, 1, p. 99-101 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review