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Ari Lieberman

Senior Academic Professional
Undergraduate Advisor
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M.F.A. Cornell, 2003

Ph.D. Princeton, 2010

My work focuses on the ethics and aesthetics of comedy, specifically the function of laughter in fiction. My interests include Modern Hebrew literature; twentieth-century anglophone, hispanophone, and francophone literature; theories of humor and laughter; Holocaust literature and film; biblical themes in Western literature; Vladimir Nabokov, Samuel Beckett, Miguel de Cervantes, Shmuel Yosef Agnon.

I wrote this book, which is represented internationally by the Deborah Harris Agency.

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