Department of History and Political Science
Princeton University / Ph.D. / 1986
Clark University / B.A. / 1976 Research and Teaching Interests
European Intellectual History, 20th-Century Europe, History of Psychoanalysis, Ancient Politics and Culture
Professional Affiliations and Awards
- Executive Director, Sigmund Freud Archives, Library of Congress
- Editor, American Imago
- 1999 Austrian Cultural Institute Prize for Best Book in Austrian Studies, for The Freudian Calling
The Survival of Images: Art Historians, Psychoanalysts, and the Ancients (2001)
The Freudian Calling: Early Viennese Psychoanalysis and the Pursuit of Cultural Science (1998)
“Daumier in Vienna: Ernst Kris, E. H. Gombrich, and the Politics of Caricature.” Visual Resources: An International Journal of Documentation 23, nos. 1-2 (March-June 2007): 39-64.
“Interpreting Propaganda: Successors to Warburg and Freud in Wartime.” American Imago 60, no. 1 (spring 2003): 122-30.