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Marie Huber

Assistant Professor of Persian and Comparative Literature

Marie Huber is Assistant Professor of Persian and Comparative Literature. Her research focuses on 20th century poetry and poetics, mystical discourses and heterodoxies in the Persian and Ottoman traditions, the intersections of literature with philosophy and ethics, and hermeneutic practices of reading. She received her PhD in Comparative Literature from Harvard University in 2013.


2013: Ph.D, Harvard University, Comparative Literature
2003: M.A. with distinction, University College London, Comparative Literature
2002: B.A., 1st class Honours, University of Oxford, Persian with Islamic Studies/History