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I. A. Richards

I. A. RichardsAKA Ivor Armstrong Richards

Born: 26-Feb-1893
Birthplace: Sandbach, Cheshire, England
Died: 7-Sep-1979
Location of death: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Critic, Poet

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Meaning of Meaning

    University: Magdalene College, Cambridge University
    Teacher: Lecturer, Magdalene College, Cambridge University (1922-29)
    Professor: Tsing Hua University (1929-30)
    Professor: Harvard University (1944-63)

Author of books:
Foundations of Aesthetics (1921, with C. K. Ogden and James Wood)
The Meaning of Meaning (1923, with C. K. Ogden)
Principles of Literary Criticism (1924)
Science and Poetry (1926, essays)
Practical Criticism (1929)
Mencius on the Mind (1932)
Basic Rules of Reason (1933)
Coleridge on Imagination (1934)
Philosophy of Rhetoric (1936)
Interpretation and Teaching (1938)
Basic English and Its Uses (1943)
Nations and Peace (1947)
Speculative Instruments (1955, essays)
Goodbye Earth (1958, poetry)
The Screens (1960, poetry)
So Much Nearer (1968)
Design for Escape (1968)
Poetries and Sciences (1970, essays)
Internal Colloquies (1971, poetry)
Beyond (1974, essays)
Poetries (1974, essays)
Complementarities (1976, essays)
New and Selected Poems (1978, poetry)

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