Photo of Tim AubryTim Aubry


Location: VC 7-239

Phone: (646) 312- 3980

Tim Aubry is a Professor of English and Deputy Chair of the English  Department, specializing in American Literature from the twentieth and twenty-first century, contemporary fiction, literary theory and criticism, and popular culture. He received his BA from Amherst College and his phD from Princeton.  His first book, Reading as Therapy: What Contemporary Fiction Does for Middle-Class Americans (2011), explores the various therapeutic and practical purposes that contemporary American fiction serves for its readers. He is presently working on a new book project focused on the role of aesthetic judgment in contemporary academic scholarship.  His articles have appeared in PMLA, Modern Fiction Studies, Contemporary Literature, N+1, The Point, Paper Monument, and The Millions.  At Baruch, he teaches courses in American literature, the modern novel, and world literature. 

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