Braithwaite Center for Liberal Arts 203C (BC203)
Department of English
Nozomi Irei earned a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In addition to an M.A. in Comparative Literature (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison), she also earned an M.A. in English and Related Literatures from the University of York, U.K. Her current research interests include poetry and poetics, drama, genre and mode theory, literary theory, Continental Philosophy, among others.
She has published articles on Heidegger and poetry; Celan's poetry; and Donne's sermons. Her article on Silko, Deleuze and Guttari is forthcoming in symploke (University of Nebraska Press); and "Comparative Literature: From 'Crossroads' of the Humanities to 'Rhizome,'" is forthcoming as a chapter in the edited volume, Why the Humanities Matter (Lexington Press). Work-in-progress includes an article on Blanchot and Beckett; and Eternal Risk, a book exploring the status of literature, incorporating texts by Mallarmé, Rilke, Celan, Mishima, Blanchot, Deleuze and Guattari, Heidegger, Bataille, Nietzsche, Kuki, and others.