Ari Lieberman
Senior Academic Professional
Undergraduate Advisor

Basic Information

Curriculum Vitae:
232 Joseph E Brown Hall

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 run this show.

Research Interests:

Modern Hebrew, Hispanic, and Francophone literatures; theories of humor