David Wittenberg

David Wittenberg
Associate Professor
Office: 
472 EPB
Phone: 
319-335-0465
Curriculum Vitae: 
Research Interests: 
Literary Criticism & Theory

David Wittenberg has taught in the English Department and the Department of Cinema and Comparative Literature since 1998. He is the author of Time Travel: The Popular Philosophy of Narrative (Fordham University Press, 2013) and Philosophy, Revision, Critique: Rereading Practices in Heidegger, Nietzsche, and Emerson (Stanford University Press, 2001). His research and teaching interests include 19th- through 21st-century literary theory and philosophy, American literature, architectural design and theory, and popular culture studies. His current research project is a book about the meaning of very large objects, tentatively entitled Big Culture: Toward an Aesthetics of Magnitude.

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