Carter Kaplan has taught English and philosophy in Montana, North Dakota, Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York City, and Scotland. His critical work includes a book on Wittgenstein and literary theory entitled Critical Synoptics: Menippean Satire and the Analysis of Intellectual Mythology (Fairleigh-Dickinson UP, 2000). His articles on “Karel Čapek”, “Menippean Satire” and “Dystopian Literature” appear in The Encyclopedia of Literature and Politics (Greenwood, 2005). He has contributed a chapter on John Milton, William Blake and Michael Moorcock to New Boundaries in Political Science Fiction (U of South Carolina Press, 2008). He is the author of the novel Tally-Ho, Cornelius! (Mustard Lid Press, 2008) and the Aristophanic comedy Diogenes (International Authors, 2011). He is the editor of Emanations (International Authors, 2011), Emanations: Second Sight (International Authors, 2012), and the International Authors edition of The Scarlet Letter (2012), which includes his afterword, "A" is for Antinomian: Theology and Politics in The Scarlet Letter.