Liron Mor

Assistant Professor, Comparative Literature
School of Humanities

Ph.D., Cornell University, 2015, Comparative Literature

Email: morl@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
243 Humanities Instructional Building
Irvine, CA 92697

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Research
Interests
Postcolonial and critical theory; Modern Hebrew and Arabic literature and film; conflict, Law and Literature; translation and literary adaptation; visual studies
   
URL uci.academia.edu/LironMor
   
Academic
Distinctions
Center for Jewish Studies and Center for Diaspora and Transnational Studies, University of Toronto, Canada, Anne Tanenbaum Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015-2016.
Society for the Humanities, Cornell University, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Graduate Fellow, 2013-2014.
   
Publications Peer-Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters:

“From Representation to Performance: The Politics of the Tent Phenomenon in Recent Political Protests in Israel and Palestine" (Hebrew). Israeli Visual Culture Anthology. Eds. Sivan Shtang and Noa Hazan. ha-Kibuts ha-me'uhad and Shenkar Press, 2017. 198-223.

"Nihilism and Repetition: Dahlia Ravikovitch’s Reiterations as Critique.” The Politics of Nihilism: From the Nineteenth Century to Contemporary Israel. Eds. Nitzan Lebovic and Roy Ben Shai. Continuum/Bloomsbury, 2014. 151-176.

“Translation.” Mafte'akh: Lexical Review of Political Thought 2e (Winter 2011). 113-146

“Tirgum (Translation),” Mafte'akh: Lexical Review of Political Thought 2 (Summer 2010), 157-192 (Hebrew).


Translations:

Lezra, Jacques. “Translation.” Mafte'akh: Lexical Review of Political Thought 6 (Spring 2013). 111-136 (Hebrew).

Bollas, Christopher. Hysteria. Tola'at Sefarim Press, 2009 (Hebrew).
   
Professional
Societies
American Comparative Literature Association
Modern Language Association
Middle East Studies Association
   
   
Link to this profile http://www.faculty.uci.edu/profile.cfm?faculty_id=6275
   
Last updated 09/12/2017