Raphael Koenig

Raphael Koenig

Associate Scholar

Research Fields:  French, German, and Yiddish avant-garde literature and visual culture; Translation Studies; “Otherness” in Literature; Literature and Madness; Art brut, Outsider Art; Disability Studies.

Education:  Ph.D. Harvard University, Comparative Literature (Nov. 2018); A.M. Harvard University, Comparative Literature (2013); A.M. Paris IV Sorbonne, Comparative Literature (2011); School Degree, Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris, French and Comparative Literature (2011); B.A. Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, History (2006).

Dissertation title:  Art Beyond the Norms: Art of the Insane, Art Brut, and the Avant-Garde from Prinzhorn to Dubuffet (1922-1949)

Languages: French, English, German, Yiddish, Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese, Latin, Ancient Greek.

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