Jean-Michel Rabaté
Fisher-Bennett Hall 339
215-898-5870

office hours:

Fall 2013 Tuesday 2:30-3:30

Jean-Michel Rabaté is a Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Pennsylvania.  One of the founders and curators of Slought Foundation in Philadelphia (slouhgt.org), he is a managing editor of the Journal of Modern Literature. Since 2008, he has been a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is currently the president of the American Samuel Beckett  Studies association. 

Rabaté has authored or edited 35 books on modernism, psychoanalysis, contemporary art, philosophy, and writers like Beckett,  Pound and Joyce. Recent books include Lacan Literario (2007), 1913: The cradle of modernism  (2007, Chinese translation 2013), The Ethic of the Lie (2008), and Etant donnés: 1) l’art, 2) le crime  (2010). The Ghosts of Modernity has been republished in 2010. In 2013, he has edited A Handbook of Modernism Studies and a new French translation of Joyce's Exiles. Forthcoming in 2014 are Crimes of the Future: Theory and its global reproduction; Psychoanalysis and Literature; The Value of Samuel Beckett; and the edited volume 1922: A Companion.

last updated 2013/08/21

Awards

2004 The Alan Filreis Teaching Award, Sponsored by the English Undergraduate Advisory Board
2003 The CGS Award for Distinguished Teaching - Standing Faculty
2011 The Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching

Courses Taught

Fall 2014

English
361.401

Fall 2013

English
358.301

Spring 2013

English
259.301

Fall 2012

English
790.402

Spring 2012

English
094.402
English
258.301

Fall 2011

Spring 2011

English
259.401

Fall 2010

English
394.401

Fall 2009

English
258.301

Spring 2009

Fall 2008

English
258.301
English
768.301

Spring 2008

English
257.301
English
294.402

Fall 2007

Fall 2005

Spring 2005

English
790.401

Fall 2004

English
059.401
English
571.401

Spring 2004

English
204.401
English
571.640

Fall 2003

English
304.401
English
600.301

Spring 2003

English
204.401

Fall 2002

English
210.401

Spring 2002

English
204.401

Fall 2001

English
210.401
English
600.301

Spring 2001

English
104.401

Fall 2000

English
204.401
English
571.401

Spring 2000

English
104.401

Spring 1999

English
204.401

Fall 1998

English
095.401
English
571.640

Spring 1998

Fall 1997

English
204.401
English
210.401

Spring 1997

English
061.001

Fall 1996

English
204.401
English
571.401

Spring 1995

English
065.001

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