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Andrew H. Clark


Professor of French and Comparative Literature (Chair)

Faber Hall 551 (Rose Hill)
Lowenstein 917-C (Lincoln Center)

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BA, Amherst College
PhD, Princeton University


17th- and 18th-century French Literature, Art and Medicine


Andrew H. Clark is author of Diderot's Part (Ashgate 2008) and, with the musicologist Keith Chapin, Speaking of Music (Fordham 2013). He specializes on questions of aesthetics, physiology, music, and literature in 17th and 18th century France and Europe. He has published articles in Eighteenth Century: Theory and Context, Diderot Studies, Méthode! Revue de littérature française et comparée, and Shark, and various book chapters and reviews. His current book project examines visual portraiture and the origin of the modern novel. Professor Clark teaches in both the French and comparative literature programs. He is the co-director of the NY 18th-Century Seminar, vice president of the Faculty Senate, and chair of the Faculty Salary & Benefits Committee. He directed the Fordham in France Summer program from 2004 to 2011.