Paul Cantor

Paul Cantor
  • Discipline: Professor of English
  • Organization: University of Virginia

Paul Cantor is professor of English at the University of Virginia and author of Gilligan Unbound: Pop Culture in the Age of Globalization(Rowman & Littlefield, 2001), Shakespeare: Hamlet(Cambridge,1989), Creature and Creator: Myth-Making and English Romanticism (Cambridge, 1984), and Shakespeare's Rome: Republic and Empire (Cornell, 1976). In addition to his study of Elizabethan and Romantic literature, Cantor possesses a keen interest in Austrian School of Economics. As a teenager, Cantor attended Mises' seminars in New York City. Professor Cantor earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees at Harvard.


Select Works

  • "Gilligan Unbound: Pop Culture in the Age of Globalization," by Paul Cantor