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Harold Bloom

Harold Bloom was born on July 11, 1930 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on William Shakespeare (2000), Apparition of the Eternal Church (2006) and In Search of Angels (1994). He has been married to Jeanne Gould since 1958. See full bio »

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William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare Himself - Author, Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human
In Search of Angels


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 2006 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (advisory board - 1 episode)
- Eugene O'Neill: A Documentary Film (2006) ... (advisory board)
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 2016 W.S. Merwin: To Plant a Tree (Documentary)
 2014 Even Though the Whole World Is Burning (Documentary)
 2005-2011 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 10 November 2011 (2011) ... Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 27 October 2005 (2005) ... Himself
 2007 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- The Mormons: Part I (2007) ... Himself
 2006 Apparition of the Eternal Church (Documentary)
 2001 Omnibus (TV Series documentary)
- My Fair Lady: Loverly (2001) ... Himself
 2000 William Shakespeare (Documentary)
Himself - Author, Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human
 1994 In Search of Angels (Documentary)

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Author: "How to Read and Why," New York: Scribner, 2000. See more »

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Stephen King is Cervantes compared to David Foster Wallace. [Wallace] can't think, he can't write. There's no discernible talent. See more »


American literary scholar, critic and teacher, known for his studies on the 19th century Romantic poets and on William Shakespeare.

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