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Brooks, Cleanth Line breaks: Cle|anth Brooks

Definition of Brooks, Cleanth in English:

(1906–94), American teacher and critic. A leading proponent of the New Criticism movement, he edited The Southern Review (1935–42) and taught at Yale University (1947–75). Notable works: Modern Poetry and Tradition (1939).
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