American author and literary critic who was one of the founders of New Historicism. His biography of William Shakespeare, Will in the World, remained on the New York Times Best Seller list for more than two months.He won a Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction for his 2012 work, The Swerve: How the World Became Modern.He became an expert on the works of William Shakespeare and frequently wrote about the famous playwright.BEFORE FAME
He received his Ph.D. from Yale University in 1969. He later taught at both Harvard University and the University of California-Berkeley.PERSONAL LIFE
He was married to Ellen Schmidt for nearly thirty years. He married his second wife, Ramie Targoff, in 1998.FUN FACTS
Teacher Stephen Greenblatt were born on Sunday, birthstone is Topaz, the seaon was Fall in the Chinese year of Goat, it is 310 days until Stephen Greenblatt next birthday.