Jeffrey Hammond

Jeffrey Hammond’s essays have appeared in such journals as Antioch Review, Fourth Genre, Hotel Amerika, Gettysburg Review, Ohio Magazine, River Styx, American Scholar and Ascent. His work has won two Pushcart Prizes (XXV, XXXV), Shenandoah’s Carter Prize in Essay (2000, 2004), and the Missouri Review Editor’s Prize in Essay (2005). His books include The American Puritan Elegy: A Literary and Cultural Study (Cambridge, 2000), Ohio States: A Twentieth-Century Midwestern (Kent State 2002), Small Comforts: Essays at Middle Age (Kent State, 2008), and Little Big World: Collecting Louis Marx and the American Fifties (Iowa, 2010).