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Andrew Delbanco

Herman Melville Was a Genius Unappreciated in His Time, Says Andrew Delbanco

Andrew Delbanco, the Julian Clarence Levi Professor in the Humanities, says Herman Melville was a genius who was unappreciated in his own time. Delbanco, whose "Melville's World" (Knopf) is due out in 2005, was named America's Best Social Critic by Time magazine in 2001.

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Shot: Sep 06, 2001
Published: Jul 23, 2002
Last modified:Jan 29, 2004