in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
March 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1100 words.
Jack, Ian Robert James (1923–2008), literary scholar, was born on 5 December 1923 at 5 Cambridge Street, Edinburgh, the only child of John McGregor Bruce Jack (1888–1943), writer to the...