Adam Burgess


  • Full-time English instructor at the College of Southern Nevada
  • Book critic and reviewer for various publications since 2009


Adam Burgess is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles on American literature for over two years. He teaches English full time at the College of Southern Nevada and has been writing book reviews and criticism since 2009. He is also the co-founder and moderator of The Classics Club, an online participation-based community for lovers of, and those curious about, classic literature. 


  • Ph.D. in English language and literature, Northern Illinois University
  • M.A. in English, California State Unversity at Long Beach
  • B.A. in English, Northern Illinois University

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