Portfolio • Jacob Howland
Among the quotations my mother, the author Bette Howland, used to post on cards around her workspace is one from Joseph Conrad’s Lord Jim:
Jacob Howland is McFarlin Professor of Philosophy at the University of Tulsa. His books include Plato and the Talmud and the forthcoming Plato’s Republic and the Voyage of the Soul, both with Cambridge University Press. His essay “Chicago Love Letters: Bellow and Bette” appeared in the October 2015 issue of Commentary.
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