Lisa Siraganian is the J. R. Herbert Boone Chair in Humanities and Associate Professor. She is the author of Modernism's Other Work: The Art Object's Political Life (New York: Oxford UP, 2012), shortlisted for the Modernist Studies Association Book Prize (2013), and the forthcoming Corporate Form: The Meaning of Persons in Legal and Literary Modernism (Oxford UP, 2020). She will be the new editor of The Norton Anthology of American Literature, Tenth Edition, Volume D (1914-1945), forthcoming, 2021.
Prof. Siraganian’s essays have appeared in Law and Literature, American Literary History, Modernism/Modernity, Modern Fiction Studies, nonsite, Post45, and elsewhere. Her work has been supported by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Council of Learned Societies, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Prior to her arrival at Hopkins, Professor Siraganian was the Ruth Collins Altshuler Director of the Dedman College Interdisciplinary Institute and an Associate Professor of English at Southern Methodist University.