Mark Edmundson


Edmundson is the author of seven books, including “Teacher, the One who Made the Difference” (a New York Times Notable Book of the Year), “Why Read?” and “The Fine Wisdom and Perfect Teachings of the Kings of Rock and Roll.” His newest book–”Why Teach?”–will be published by Bloomsbury in the Fall of 2013. He has written essays about sports for The Chronicle of Higher Education and the American Scholar. He is now at work on a book about football to be called,

“Be a Football Player! My Education in the Game.”