Joseph Kronick

Joseph  Kronick 


Bachelor's Degree(s): Florida
Master's Degree: UCLA
Phone: (225) 578-2858


Office: 213-A Allen Hall



Area of Interest

American literature, modern poetry, literary theory.

Awards & Honors

Regent's Summer Stipend, 2003
LSU Office of Research Summer Grant, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1995.
LSU Manship Grant, 1997
NEH Summer Grant, 1988.
Summer Stipend from the Center for French and Francophone Studies, 1987.
Tuition scholarship from the School of Criticism and Theory, Summer 1982.

Selected Publications


Derrida and the Future of Literature (1999); America's Modernisms: Revaluing the Canon, co-ed (1996); Theorizing American Literature: Hegel, the Sign and History, co-ed., (1991); American Poetics of History: From Emerson to the Moderns (1984).


The Ancient Quarrel Revisited: Literary Theory and the Return to Ethics,Philosophy and Literature (forthcoming); Writing American: Between Canon and Literature, CR: The New Centennial Review (2001); Philosophy as Autobiography: The Confessions of Jacques Derrida. MLN. (2000); "Emerson and the Divisions of Criticism," Review (1999).