Professor


Publications

Books

cover of Dante: ‘Paradiso’: A new translation and commentary by Tom Simone Dante: ‘Paradiso’: A new translation and commentary (Hackett Publishers, 2017)
cover of Dante: ‘Purgatorio’: A new translation and commentary by Tom Simone Dante: ‘Purgatorio’: A new translation and commentary, 2nd Edition (Focus/Hackett Publishing, 2014)
cover of Dante ‘Inferno’: A new translation and commentary by Tom Simone Dante ‘Inferno’: A new translation and commentary (Focus Classics, 2008, 2nd printing 2016).
cover of Reclaiming the Humanities: The Roots of Self-Knowledge in the Greek and Biblical Worlds by Tom Simone and Richard Sugarman Reclaiming the Humanities: The Roots of Self-Knowledge in the Greek and Biblical
Worlds
with Richard I. Sugarman (Lanham, Md.: University Press of
America, 1986; 2nd edition 1991).
Shakespeare and ‘Lucrece’: The Poem and Its Relations to the Plays  (Salzburg:
University of Salzburg Press, 1975).

Selected Articles and Chapters

“The Commemoration of Shakespeare in the Eighteenth Century” book chapter for Patrick Hutton, Cultural Memory in the Eighteenth Century, (London:
Bloomsbury Publishers) (to appear September 2018).
Dante, Inferno, Canto 27 (translation) anthologized in To Hell and Back: An
Anthology of Dante’s ‘Inferno’ in English
(1782-2017), ed. Tim Hill and Marco
Sonozogni, John Benjamin Publishing Company, Amsterdam/Philadelphia, 2017
“’Let them scratch wherever it itches’: Dante and Proverbs” Festschrift forWolfgang Mieder (2015)
“’Met him pike hoses’”: Ulysses and the Neurology of Reading” Joyce Studies Annual, 2013
Performance: “Narrative of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro,” Vermont Mozart Festival, July 28, 2007.

 

Associations and Affiliations

Shakespeare Association of America
International James Joyce Society
Beckett Society of America
Dante Society of America
Association of Core Texts and Courses

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Dante and translation and commentary of Dante's Divine Comedy, James Joyce and Modernism and neuroesthetics, Shakespeare, Shakespeare and film, modern drama, along with literature of the Western tradition as part of the Integrated Humanities Program 

Education

  • Ph.D. Claremont Graduate School, 1973

Contact

Office Location:

D-170 Living and Learning / IHP Office

Office Hours:

Fall 2019: TBA by appointment

Courses Taught

  • Joyce
  • Dante's Divine Comedy
  • Dawn of Modernism
  • Shakespeare
  • Modern British and Continental Drama
  • Time in Modern Literature
  • Shakespeare and Philosophy
  • World Literature
  • Shakespeare and Film