Wai-Leung Kwok

Kwok, Wai-Leung
Associate Professor
Literature Advisor
(415) 338-1459
Building: Humanities
Room Number: 555
Office Hours: 
Monday: 12:30 pm-1:30 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-11:00 am


Ph.D., University of California, Irvine. 

British Romantic literature; philosophy and literature; critical theory Professor Kwok teaches courses on British Romantic Literature and literary theory. His research interests include French and German Romantic poetry; the relationship between literature and philosophy; deconstruction; and the writings of Walter Benjamin. He is currently completing a study of the relationship between figures of death and temporality in contemporary criticism about the sublime.