Dr. Schneidau is a professor of English at the University of Arizona. He has linked his interest in literature to his fascination with Biblical studies and has long been recognized as a scholar on the literature of the Bible as well as a leading authority on Ezra Pound. He received his BA from Dartmouth and his PhD from Princeton. He has taught at Duke, SUNY/Buffalo, UC Santa Barbara, and Arizona. He is the author, mostly recently, of Sacred Discontent: The Bible and Western Tradition.