Grantland S. Rice has a B.A. in American Studies from Colby College, an M.A. in the History of American Civilization from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Ph.D. in American Literature from Brandeis University. The author ofThe Transformation of Authorship in America(University of Chicago Press, 1997), Rice has earned awards from the American Antiquarian Society, American Council for Learned Societies, Fulbright Commission, Huntington Library, National Endowment for the Humanities, Stanford Humanities Center, and University of London where he was John Adams Fellow at the Institute for United States Studies. He has been a faculty member and-or administrator at The Ohio State University, Tufts University, Harvard Summer School, and Harvard Law School.


(Top)–Washington, D.C. in the 1850s