Vincent Sherry is the Howard Nemerov Professor in the Humanities and Professor and Chair in the Department of English at Washington University in St Louis. His books include The Uncommon Tongue: The Poetry and Criticism of Geoffrey Hill (1987); Ezra Pound, Wyndham Lewis, and Radical Modernism (1993); Joyce’s ULYSSES (1995); The Great War and the Language of Modernism (2003); and Modernism and the Reinvention of Decadence (2015). He is the editor of the Cambridge Companion to the Literature of the First World War (2005) and the Cambridge History of Modernism (2017). He is currently writing A Literary History of The European War of 1914-1918.