Rebecca L. Walkowitz

Rebecca L. Walkowitz is Professor and Chair of English and Affiliate Faculty in Comparative Literature at Rutgers University. Her research focuses on transnational and multilingual approaches to literary history. She is the author of Cosmopolitan Style: Modernism Beyond the Nation (Columbia University Press, 2006) and Born Translated: The Contemporary Novel in an Age of World Literature (Columbia University Press, 2015), and the editor or coeditor of several additional books, including, with Douglas Mao, Bad Modernisms (Duke University Press, 2006) and, with Eric Hayot, A New Vocabulary for Global Modernism (Columbia University Press, 2016).