Bettina Lerner

Assistant Professor

Main Affiliation

Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures

Building

North Academic Center

Office

6/320A

Phone

212-650-7935

Bettina Lerner

Profile

Bettina Lerner (B.A., Ph.D, Yale University) is Deputy Chair of the Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures Department and Director of the Program in Comparative Literature. Her work focuses on popular culture in 19th-century France. Her research interests include theory of translation and trans-Atlantic relations during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Her first book, The Invention of the Popular: Literature and Culture in Nineteenth-Century France is forthcoming with Ashgate.

Education

Ph.D., Yale University