Affiliated Faculty

Manthia Diawara

Manthia Diawara

University Professor
Professor of Comparative Literature
Professor of Africana Studies

manthia.diawara@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Black American film, literary and cultural studies, black film in Africa and Europe.

Stefanos Geroulanos

Stefanos Geroulanos

Associate Professor of History
Director of Graduate Studies, Department of History

sg127@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Modern European Intellectual History; French and German Thought; Political Theology and Philosophical Anthropology; History of Medical Concepts; Film; History of Science

Ben Kafka

Ben Kafka

Associate Professor of Media, Culture and Communication

kafka@nyu.edu

Research Interests: European intellectual history; print media and culture; paperwork and bureaucracy; French Revolution.

Béatrice Longuenesse

Béatrice Longuenesse

Silver Professor
Professor of Philosophy

bl41@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Kant, Hegel, modern philosophy, philosophy of mind

Linda Nochlin

Linda Nochlin

Lila Acheson Wallace Professor Emerita of Modern Art

Research Interests: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-century painting and sculpture; Contemporary art and theory; Women and art

Dana Polan

Dana Polan

Professor, Associate Chairperson, Tisch School of the Arts

dana.polan@nyu.edu

Avital Ronell

Avital Ronell

University Professor of the Humanities
Professor of Comparative Literature
Professor of English
Professor of German

avital.ronell@nyu.edu

Research Interests: Literary and other discourses; feminist and queer letters; philosophy; technology and media; psychoanalysis; deconstruction; performance art.

Kristin Ross

Kristin Ross

Professor of Comparative Literature

kr1@nyu.edu

Research Interests: French literature and culture of the 19th and 20th centuries; Francophone Caribbean literature; urban history, theory, and politics; literature, culture, and ideology; popular culture; History and Literature

Robert Stam