Christina Kim Becker, PhD

Christina Becker received her AM and PhD in comparative literature from Harvard University, where her research focused on modernism in literature and the visual arts. During her fifteen years of teaching at Harvard, she has taught comparative and interdisciplinary courses that have drawn upon her interests in nineteenth- and twentieth-century British, American, and German literature, mysticism, trauma studies, museum studies, and literary, film, and critical theory. She has taught and advised a wide range of students, from incoming freshmen to honors concentrators writing their senior theses to graduate students and working professionals. She served as the faculty director for the Writing and Public Service Initiative in the Harvard College Writing Program from 2012- 2015. She has been awarded Certificates of Excellence in Teaching numerous times by Harvard University's Derek Bok Center.


  • PhD Harvard University


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