Carl Van Doren, (born Sept. 10, , Hope, Ill., U.S.—died July 18, , Torrington, Conn.), U.S. author and teacher whose writings range through surveys of literature to novels, biography, and criticism. Educated at Columbia University (Ph.D., ), Van Doren taught there. Carl Van Doren (–). When Hawthorne published The Scarlet Letter in he could not profit by a long . by the introductory essay on the Custom House where Hawthorne had recently, as he thought, been wasting his time.
Mark Van Doren (June 13, – December 10, ) was an American poet, writer and critic. He was a scholar and a professor of English at Columbia. Mark Van Doren was born in Illinois in , the son of a doctor. He and his brother, the literary critic and teacher Carl Van Doren, grew up on the family farm.
Charles Lincoln Van Doren (February 12, – April 9, ) was an American writer and editor who was involved in a television quiz show scandal in the. Charles Lincoln Van Doren (Nova Iorque, 12 de fevereiro de – Canaan, 9 de abril de ) foi um intelectual, escritor e editor estadunidense que se.