Best of Boston

BEST Professor

1997 BEST Professor

Christopher Ricks

Boston University. Maybe it’s because he worships Bob Dylan. Maybe it’s because it appears that he’s committed to memory every word T. S. Eliot ever wrote. Maybe it’s because he can recite practically any other line of prose or verse… read more»

1976 BEST Professor, Entertaining

John. H. Finley, Eliot Professor of Greek Literature

Cambridge

Dr. Finley recently retired, but for more than 43 years he enthralled scores of appreciative undergraduates. read more»