Joseph Kronick

Joseph Kronick

Professor
Ph.D., UCLA

225-578-0809
jkronic@lsu.edu
260-D Allen Hall

Biography

Joseph G. Kronick is Chair of the Department of English and Director of Jewish Studies at Louisiana State University. His research has focused on nineteenth-century and modern American literature, with an emphasis on non-fiction prose and poetry, and on philosophy and literature. His recent work has focused on ethics in literature and philosophy. He is the author of American Poetics of History: From Emerson to the Moderns and Derrida and the Future of Literature, as well as over forty essays and articles.

Area(s) of Interest

American literature, modern poetry, literary theory.

Curriculum Vitae