Terry Eagleton is an Irish-born Marxist academic, best known for his writings on literature and literary theory. Unusually for prominent Marxists, he still keeps something of the Roman Catholic faith of his forebears and has been sharply critical of the "new atheism" of Richard Dawkins.
- Lunging, Flailing, Mispunching: Review of The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins, Terry Eagleton, London Review of Books, Vol. 28 No. 20, 19 October 2006, pages 32-34