Dr. Ruth Prigozy Ph.D.

215 Calkins Hall
Hofstra University
516-463-5462
Ruth.M.Prigozy@hofstra.edu 

Dr. Ruth Prigozy is a Professor of English at Hofstra University. She received her B.A from Brooklyn, her M.A from New York, and her Ph.D from CUNY.  She is Executive Director of the F. Scott Fitzgerald Society.

Her recent publications include: 

  • The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald (ed.)
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald:/An Illustrated Life
  • The Cambridge Companion to F. Scott Fitzgerald (ed.)
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald: New Perspectives (ed.)
  • F.Scott Fitzgerald in the Twenty-First Century (co-editor)
  • The Life of Dick Haymes: Beyond the Little White Lies
  • "Fitzgerald's Flappers and Flapper Films of the 1920s" --in Oxford Historical guide to F. Scott Fitzgerald

Forthcoming publication (2006-7)

  • The Great Gatsby (Cambridge U Press, Landmarks of World Literature)

Conference Director
 

  • Seventh International F. Scott Fitzgerald Conference, Vevey, Switzerland, June, 2004
  • Eighth International F. Scott Fitzgerald Conference, April, 2005, Hofstra University