Esther Schor

Professor of English; Chair, Council of the Humanities

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Esther Schor earned her BA in English and Music and Ph.D. in English from Yale, with a couple of years’ work in publishing in between. At Princeton, her courses revolve around two centers: British Romanticism; and Literature, Scripture and Religion.

Schor will be teaching HUM 218/219, Interdisciplinary Approaches to Western Culture II: Literature and the Arts, History, Philosophy, and Religion in the Spring of 2022. She previously co-taught HUM 470, Witness, in the Spring of 2018 with Martha Sandweiss. She is also the Inaugural Behrman Professor in the Humanities.

See full bio on the English Department website.

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