Dr. Audrey Wasser

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. Cornell University, 2010

FIELDS OF STUDY

  • Twentieth-century French literature
  • Literary theory
  • Comparative modernisms
  • Comparative romanticisms
  • Continental philosophy

PUBLICATIONS

Books

  • The Work of Difference: Modernism, Romanticism, and the Production of Literary Form. (New York: Fordham University Press, 2016)

Book Chapters

  • “On Several Regimes of Signs.” In A Thousand Plateaus and Philosophy. Ed. Jeffrey Bell, Henry Somers-Hall, James Williams. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. (Forthcoming).

Selected Articles

  • “How Do We Recognise Problems?” Deleuze Studies Journal 11.1 (2017): 48-67.
  • “Hyperbole in Proust.” Modern Language Notes 129.4 (2014): 829-54.
  • “What is a Literary Problem? Proust, Beckett, Deleuze.” Frakcija: International Performing Arts Magazine 64/65 (2013): 114-121.
  • “A Relentless Spinozism: Deleuze’s Encounter with Beckett.” SubStance 41.1 (2012): 124-36.
  • “From Figure to Fissure: Beckett’s Molloy, Malone Dies, and The Unnamable.” Modern Philology 109.2 (2011): 245-265.
  • “Deleuze’s Expressionism.” Angelaki: Journal of the Theoretical Humanities 12.2 (2007). 49-66.

 

WORKS IN PROGRESS

  • On Literary Judgement (book manuscript in progress)
  • Co-editor with Warren Montag, On Pierre Macherey’s Theory of Literary Production,” Special Issue of Cultural Critique.
  • “Why Read, Macherey?” (article in progress)
  • “‘A Word to the Wise’: Spinoza and the Claims of Meaning.” (article in progress).