Claudia Brodsky Lacour
Claudia Brodsky Lacour is Professor of Comparative Literature and Director of Graduate Studies at Princeton University. She received her undergraduate degree in English and comparative literature ‘magna cum laude’ from Harvard University, and her Master’s and Ph.D. in comparative literature from Yale University.
Professor Lacour has published widely in both English and German on literary criticism and understanding. She is the author of ‘Lines of Thought: Discourse, Architectonics, and the Origin of Modern Philosophy’ and ‘Birth of a Nation’Hood: Gaze, Script, and Spectacle in the O.J. Simpson Case’, which was co-edited with Toni Morrison.