Redfield studied at Yale and Cornell, and taught at the Université de Genève and Claremont Graduate University before coming to Brown. He is the author of Phantom Formations: Aesthetic Ideology and the Bildungsroman (1996, winner of the MLA First Book Prize in 1997), The Politics of Aesthetics: Nationalism, Gender, Romanticism (2003), The Rhetoric of Terror: Reflections on 9/11 and the War on Terror (2009), Theory at Yale: The Strange Case of Deconstruction in America (2016), and Shibboleth: Judges, Derrida, Celan (2020). He has edited Legacies of Paul de Man (2007) and co-edited High Anxieties: Cultural Studies in Addiction (2002), and Points of Departure: Samuel Weber Between Spectrality and Reading (2016). He has served as the guest editor of special issues of Diacritics, Romantic Praxis, and The Wordsworth Circle.
Theory at Yale: The Strange Case of Deconstruction in America. Fordham University Press, 2016.
|Redfield, Marc. "Formative Fictions: Nationalism, Cosmopolitanism, and the Bildungsroman. By Tobias Boes. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2012. x + 201 pages. $21.00." Monatshefte, vol. 105, no. 4, 2013, pp. 718-720.|
|Redfield, Marc. "Fiction, Restriction, and Real Money." Novel: A Forum on Fiction, vol. 45, no. 3, 2012, pp. 487-491.|
The Rhetoric of Terror: Reflections on 9/11 and the War on Terror. Fordham University Press, 2009.
|Marc Redfield, None. "Virtual Trauma: The Idiom of 9/11." diacritics, vol. 37, no. 1, 2008, pp. 55-80.|
|Redfield, Marc. "What's in a Name-Date? Reflections on 9/11." Review of Education, Pedagogy, and Cultural Studies, vol. 30, no. 3-4, 2008, pp. 220-231.|
|Redfield, M. "Derrida, Europe, Today." South Atlantic Quarterly, vol. 106, no. 2, 2007, pp. 373-392.|
|REDFIELD, M. "Gothic Consciousness." Novel: A Forum on Fiction, vol. 39, no. 3, 2006, pp. 432-435.|
|Apter, Emily, Baker, Jr., Houston A., Benhabib, Seyla, Bennington, Geoffrey, Boym, Svetlana, Cadava, Eduardo, Culler, Jonathan, Dailey, Patricia, Freccero, Carla, Hartman, Geoffrey, Kamuf, Peggy, McDonald, Christie, Miller, J. Hillis, Parker, Andrew, Rabaté, Jean-Michel, Redfield, Marc, Ricciardi, Alessia, Ronell, Avital, Rowlinson, Matthew, Spivak, Gayatri Chakravorty. "Forum: The Legacy of Jacques Derrida." PMLA, vol. 120, no. 2, 2005, pp. 464-494.|
The Politics of Aesthetics: Nationalism, Gender, Romanticism. Stanford University Press, 2003.
Phantom Formations: Aesthetic Ideology and the Bildungsroman. Cornell University Press, 1996.
British and comparative romantic literature; the nineteenth-century novel; Berlin in literature and film; literary theory
|COLT 1210 - Introduction to the Theory of Literature|
|COLT 2210 - Introduction to the Theory of Literature|
|COLT 2821U - Borders, Exiles, Language|
|ENGL 1511K - Gothic Novels and Romantic Poems|
|ENGL 1561X - Dickens|
|ENGL 2901K - Theory, Technics, Religion|