Dalia Judovitz, National Endowment for the Humanities Professor of French and Italian. (Ph.D. in French, The Johns Hopkins University, 1979). Seventeenth-century French literature andphilosophy; modern and post-modern aesthetics.
Author of Subjectivity and Representation in Descartes: The Origins of Modernity, 1988; Unpacking Duchamp: Art in Transit, 1995; Déplier Duchamp: Passages de l’art (Fr. Trans., 2000); and The Culture of the Body: Genealogies of Modernity, 2001. Co-editor of Dialectics and Narrative, 1993. Co-editor of the book series The Body, in Theory: Histories of Cultural Materialism published by The University of Michigan Press. Recently completed Drawing on Art: Duchamp, Dada, & Co. Currently working on Georges de La Tour: The Enigma of the Visible.