Perry Lentz

Perry Lentz is undertaking his final term as the Charles Pettit McIlvaine Professor of English at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio, where he has taught since 1969. Perry attended Kenyon College as an undergraduate, graduating with Highest Honors in English in 1964, then took a master's degree in 1966, and a Ph.D. in 1970, from Vanderbilt University. He married Jane Anderson in 1965 and they have two children and six grandchildren.