Leo Bersani Distinguished Visiting Professor

LEO BERSANI is a literary theorist and Professor Emeritus of French at the University of California, Berkeley. He specializes in 19th- and 20th-century literature, psychoanalysis and literature, literature and the visual arts, and cultural criticism. His career spans more than fifty years and extends across a wide spectrum of fields-including French studies, modernism, realist fiction, psychoanalytic criticism, film studies, and queer theory.