Jon Cook is Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Director
of the Centre for Creative and Performing Arts at the University of
East Anglia. The Centre hosts the Spring International Literary
Festival at UEA and the Visiting Writers’ series at the Savile Club
in London. He was convenor of the MA in Creative Writing at UEA
from 1986-1996. His most recent publication is Poetry in
Theory (2004). His forthcoming biography of Hazlitt
in Love will be published in 2005.