Near's courses focus on early- to late-medieval and Renaissance British and European literature.
- Office: Swan Hall Room #226
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: (323) 259-2864
- Office Hours: M/W 2:00-4:00
Education: B.A., M.A., Ph.D., UC Berkeley
He is currently working on a book on the nature of the narrative self in Augustine's Confessions.