Debarati Sanyal

French

debaratiProfessor Sanyal’s teaching and research interests include 19th and 20th-century French literature; theories of modernism and modernity; questions of trauma, testimony, literary form and commitment; Holocaust studies; Baudelaire studies. She has completed a book titled The Violence of Modernity: Reading Baudelaire’s Legacy (Johns Hopkins University Press, forthcoming) and is currently working on a project called Dangerous Intersections: Crisis and Complicity in Postwar France.