Oscar Mandel

Professor of Literature, Emeritus

Oscar Mandel
Email: om@​hss.caltech.edu
Administrative Assistant:
B.A., New York University, 1947; M.A., Columbia University, 1948; Ph.D., Ohio State University, 1951. Visiting Associate Professor of English, Caltech, 1961-62; Associate Professor, 1962-68; Professor, 1968-80; Professor of Literature, 1980-2003; Professor Emeritus, 2003-.

Research Interests

Aesthetics; Drama; Art History

Selected Publications

"Fundamentals of the Art of Poetry"

"The Virgin and the Unicorn: Four Plays"

"The Art of Alessandro Magnasco: An Essay in the Recovery of Meaning"