American literary critic.
Former Sterling Professor of Humanities at Yale University.
Bloom has been described as "probably the most famous literary critic in the English-speaking world". He has written more than 50 books, which have been translated into over 40 languages. He edited hundreds of anthologies concerning literary and philosophical figures for the Chelsea House publishing firm.
Harold Bloom - Wikipedia
"Harold Bloom dreamed in Yiddish until his death" - The Times of Israel (2019)