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Jennings Mason Gentzler

East Asian Languages and Cultures
Sarah Lawrence College

Jennings Mason Gentzler is Professor of Asian Studies Emeritus at Sarah Lawrence College. He received his BA from Columbia College in 1951, and his Ph.D. in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures from Columbia University in 1966. He has taught at Columbia, Duke, and for many years at Sarah Lawrence College where he retired in 2001. Since retirement he has taught the Introduction to Major Topics in East Asian Civilizations at Columbia each semester since 2002.