Lawrence D. Kritzman

Pat and John Rosenwald Research Professor in the Arts and Sciences
Acting Chair, Comparative Literature Program
Professor of French and Comparative Literature

646-2400/2912
HB 6087
Department:
Comparative Literature
French and Italian
Jewish Studies
Education:
B.A. University of Wisconsin
M.A. Middlebury College
Ph.D. University of Michigan

Selected Publications

The Columbia History of Twentieth Century French Thought , (Editor and contributor), (2006).

“The Socratic Makeover and the Ethics of the Impossible,” in L’Esprit créateur , (Winter 2006).

The Rhetoric of Sexuality and the Literature of the French Renaissance , (1991; paperback 1994).

“Remembrance of Things Past: Trauma and Mourning in Perec’s W ou le souvenir d’enfance,” Journal of European Studies , (Spring 2005).

Works in Progress

The Fabulous Imagination: The Mind’s Eye in Montaigne’s Essays

“Jacques’s Complaint: Derrida, Mortality and the Maternal”

“Sartre and the Rhetoric of Masculinity;” Roland Barthes