Associate Professor (Ph.D. Princeton)
Enlightenment and Romantic Literature
Office: Humanities 114C
TEACHING AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
Enlightenment and Romantic Literature; Autobiography; Literature and Science; Literature, Medicine, and Ethics; Literature and Nature; Travel Writing; Philosophical Fiction; Criticism.
Kuhn has published a book Autobiography and Natural Science: Rousseau, Goethe, Thoreau and articles on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century literature and culture. "'A Chain of Marvels': Botany and Autobiography in Rousseau," appears in European Romantic Review 17.1 (2006). He is currently writing an article on De Quincey's Confessions of an English Opium-Eater.