Alumni Publications

This is a partial list of recent alumni books. Please let us know if we have missed your book!

Name Title Publisher Year

Matthew Anderson

Law and the Humanities, co-edited with Austin Sarat and Cathrine O. Frank Cambridge University Press 2009

Matthew Anderson

Teaching Law and Literature, co-edited with Sarat and Frank



Kenneth Atchity Sell Your Story to Hollywood: Writer’s Pocket Guide to the Business of Show Business Story Merchant 2016
Kenneth Atchity Tell Your Story to the World & Sell it for Millions Story Merchant 2018
Willis Barnstone Poets of the Bible: from King Solomon’s Song of Songs to John of Revelation W. W. Norton & Company 2017
Antonio Barrenechea America Unbound: Encyclopedic Literature and Hemispheric Studies University of New Mexico Press 2016
Yomi Braster Witness Against History: Literature, Film and Public Discourse in Twentieth-Century China Stanford University Press 2003
Yomi Braster Painting the City Red: Chinese Cinema and the Urban Contract Duke University Press 2010
Barbara Browning The Gift (Emily Books) Coffe House Press 2017
Barbara Browning Caetano Veloso’s A Foreign Sound Bloomsbury 2017
Barbara Browning Who the Hell is Imre Lodbrog Outpost19 2018
Christopher S. van den Berg The World of Tacitus’ Dialogus de Oratoribus. Aesthetics and Empire in Ancient Rome Cambridge University Press 2014
Tobias Boes Formative Fictions: Nationalism, Cosmopolitanism and the Bildungsroman Cornell University Press 2012
Stefanie Buchenau The Founding of Aesthetics in the German Enlightenment. The Art of Invention and the Invention of Art Cambridge University Press 2013
Erik Butler The Rise of the Vampire Reaktion Books 2003
Erik Butler The Bellum Grammaticale and the Rise of European Literature Ashgate 2010
Erik Butler Metamorphoses of the Vampire in Literature and Film. Cultural Transformations in Europe, 1732-1933 Camden House 2011
Erik Butler, translator Der Nister, Regrowth: Seven Tales of Jewish Life Before, During, and After Nazi Occupation Northwestern 2011
Erik Butler, translator Hans Gumbrecht. Atmosphere, Mood, Stimmung: On a Hidden Potential of Literature Stanford 2012
Erik Butler, translator Friedrich Kittler, The Truth of the Technological World. Essays on the Genealogy of Presence Stanford University Press 2014
Erik Butler, translator Giambattista Marison, The Massacre of the Innocents Wakefield 2015
Erik Butler, translator Leon Bloy, Disagreeable Tales Wakefield 2015
Pramit Chaudhuri, editor with William Brockliss et al, Reception and the Classics: An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Classical Tradition Cambridge University Press 2012
Pramit Chaudhuri The War with God: Theomachy in Roman Imperial Poetry Oxford University Press 2014
Duncan Chesney Silence Nowhen: Late Modernism, Minimalism and Silence in the Work of Samuel Beckett Peter Lang 2013
Leif Dahlberg Spacing Law and Politics. The Constitution and Representation of the Juridical Routledge 2016
Lance Duerfahrd The Work of Poverty: Samuel Beckett’s Vagabonds and the Theater of Crisis Ohio State University Press 2013
Victor Fan Approaching Reality: Locating Chinese Film Theory University of Minnesota Press 2015
Catherine Flynn James Joyce and the Matter of Paris Cambridge UP 2020
Herschel Farbman The Other Night: Dreaming, Writing and Restlessness in Twentieth-Century Literature Fordham University Press 2012
Moira Fradinger Binding Violence: Literary Visions of Political Origins Stanford University Press 2010
Ken Frieden Travels in Translation: Sea Tales at the Source of Jewish Fiction Syracuse University Press 2016
Cecilia Enjuto-Rangel City in Ruins: Politics of Modern Poetics Purdue University Press 2010
Noam Gal Richard Avedon: family Affairs Israel Museum 2014
Noam Gal Uri Gershuni: Apollo and the chimney-sweeper Israel Museum 2015
Noam Gal Roi Kuper: Gaza Dream Israel Museum 2015
Noam Gal Modern Love: Photographs from the Israel Museum Israel Museum 2019
Noam Gal Ron Amir:quelque part de desert Paris Musées Éditions 2018
Mortimer M. Guiney

Literature, Pedagogy, and Curriculum in Secondary Education: Examples from France

Palgrave Macmillan 2017
Margaret Higonnet, editor Letters and Photographs from the Battle Country: The World War I Memoir of Margaret Hall Massachusetts Historical Society 2014
Yasco Horsman Theaters of Justice: Judging, Staging and Working Through in Arendt, Brecht and Delbo Stanford University Press 2010
Helmut Illbruck Nostalgia: Origins and Ends of an Unenlightened Disease Northwestern University Press 2012
Rebecca Johnson Stranger Fictions: A History of the Novel in Arabic Translation Cornell 2020
Laure Katsaros New York-Paris: Whitman, Baudelaire, and the Hybrid City University of Michigan Press 2012
Ilya Kliger The Narrative Shape of Truth: Veridiction in Modern European Literature & Philosophy Penn State University Press 2011
Ilya Kliger, co-editor Persistent Forms: Explorations in Historical Poetics, co-edited by Boris Maslov Fordham University Press 2014
Seung-hoon Jeong Cinematic Interfaces: Film Theory After New Media Routledge 2014
Constance Jordan, editor Reason and Imagination: Selected Correspondence of Learned Hand, 1872-1961 Oxford University Press 2013
Martina Kolb Nietzsche, Freud, Benn, and the Azure Spell of Liguria University of Toronto 2013
Sydney Lea What’s the Story? Reflections On A Life Grown Long Green Writers Press 2015
Sydney Lea No Doubt the Nameless Four Way 2016
Alice Lovejoy Army Film and the Avant Garde: Cinema and Experiment in the Czechoslovak Military University of Indiana Press 2014
John MacKay Inscription and Modernity: From Wordsworth to Mandelstam University of Indiana Press 2006
John MacKay, editor Four Russian Serf Narratives University of Wisconsin Press 2009
John MacKay True Songs of Freedom: Uncle Tom’s Cabin in Russian Culture and Society University of Wisconsin Press 2013
Katherine Mannheimer Print, Visuality and Gender in Eighteenth-Century Satire Routledge 2011
Aaron Matz Satire in an Age of Realism Cambridge University Press 2013
Cristina Mazzoni

Golden Fruit: A Cultural History of Oranges in Italy

University of Toronto Press 2018
Steven Monte Invisible Fences: Prose Poetry as a Genre in French and American Literature University of Nebraska Press 2000
Stephen Nichols, editor From Parchment to Cyberspace: Medieval Literature in the Digital Age. Series: Medieval Interventions: New Light on Traditional Thinking Peter Lang Publishing 2016
John Ochoa The Uses of Failure in Mexican Literature University of Texas Press 2008
Karla Oeler A Grammar of Murder: Violent Scenes and Film Form University of Chicago Press 2009
Eyal Peretz Literature, Disaster and the Enigma of Power: A Reading of Moby Dick Stanford University Press 2002
Eyal Peretz Becoming Visionary: Brian De Palm’s Cinematic Education of the Senses Stanford University Press


Eyal Peretz, editor The Claims of Literature: A Shoshana Felman Reader, edited with Ulrich Baer and Emily Sun

Fordham University Press

Eyal Peretz Dramatic Experiments: Life according to Diderot SUNY Press 2014
Eyal Peretz The Off-Screen: An Investigation of the Cinematic Frame (Meridian: Crossing Aesthetics) Stanford University Press 2017
Annie Pfeifer To the Collector Belong the Spoils Cornell University Press 2023
Leah Price The Anthology and the Rise of the Novel: From Richardson to George Eliot Cambridge University Press 2003
Leah Price Unpacking My Library: Writers and their Books Yale University Press 2011
Leah Price How to Do Things with Books in Victorian Britain Princeton University Press 2012
Tanya Pollard Drugs and Theater in Early Modern England Oxford University Press 2005
Tanya Pollard, editor Shakespeare’s Theater: A Sourcebook Wiley-Blackwell 2009
Tanya Pollard, editor Shakespearean Sensations: Experiencing Literature in Early Modern Europe, edited with Katherine Craik Cambridge University Press 2015
Tanya Pollard Greek Tragic Women on Shakespeare’s Stages Oxford University Press 2017
Sarah Raff Jane Austen’s Erotic Advice Oxford University Press 2014
Ravit Reichman The Affective Life of Law: Legal Modernism and the Literary Imagination Stanford Law Books 2009
Nicholas Rennie Speculating on the Moment: The Poetics of Time and Recurrence in Goethe, Leopardi, and Nietzsche Wallstein 2005
Bonita Rhoads, co-editor Mysteries of Makavejev: Eros, Ideology, Montage Litteraria Pragensia Press of Charles University 2018
Alessia Ricciardi The Ends of Mourning: Psychoanalysis, Literature, Film Stanford University Press 2003
Alessia Ricciardi After La Dolce Vita: A Cultural Prehistory of Berlusconi’s Italy Stanford University Press 2012
Suzanne Manissa Hopcroft Roszak Intersecting Diasporas: Italian Americans and Allyship in US Fiction SUNY Press 2021
Suzanne Manissa Hopcroft Roszak Uncanny Youth: childhood, the gothic, and the literary Americas Univ of Wales Press 2022
Rocco Rubini The Other Renaissance: Italian Humanism between Hegel and Heidegger University of Chicago Press 2014
C. P. Haun Saussy The Ethnography of Rhythm Fordham University Press 2016
C. P. Haun Saussy Translation as Citation Oxford University Press 2017
Joshua Sperling
A Writer of Our Time
The Life and Work of John Berger
Verso 2018
Jared Stark No Common Place: The Holocaust Testimony of Alina Bacall-Zwirn, with Alina Bacall-Swirn University of Nebraska Press 2000
Jared Stark, translator Annette WieviorkaThe Era of the Witness Cornell University Press 2006
Jared Stark A Death of One’s Own: Literature, Law, and the Right to Die Northwestern University Press 2018
Lina Steiner For Humanities Sake: The Bildungsroman in Russian Culture University of Toronto Press 2011

Aleksandar Stević

Falling Short

The Bildungsroman and the Crisis of Self-Fashioning

University of Virginia Press 2020
Emily Sun, editor The Claims of Literature: A Shoshana Felman Reader, co-edited with Ulrich Baer and Eyal Peretz Fordham University Press 2007
Emily Sun Succeeding King Lear: Literature, Exposure and the Possibility of Politics Fordham University Press 2010
Davide Stimilli The Face of Immortality: Physiognomy and Criticism SUNY Press 2004
Moira Weigel Labor of Love: The Invention of Dating Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2017
Emily Wilson Mocked with Death. Tragic Overliving from Socrates to Milton Johns Hopkins University Press 2004
Emily Wilson The Death of Socrates. Hero, Villain, Chatterbox, Saint Harvard University Press 2007
Emily Wilson, translator Seneca, Six Tragedies Oxford World Classics 2010
Emily Wilson The Greatest Empire Oxford University Press 2014
Emily Wilson Philosophy: Antiquity and its Legacy I.B. Tauris 2015
Emily Wilson, translator The Odyssey 1st Edition W. W. Norton & Company 2017
Alex Woloch The One vs. the Many: Minor Characters and the Space of the Protagonist in the Novel Princeton University Press 2003
Alex Woloch Or Orwell: Writing and Democratic Socialism Harvard University Press 2016