Theodore Laport Ph.D. Student

Ted is a PhD student in the German Literature and Critical Thought program. In 2016, he graduated from Bard College with a B.A. in philosophy and completed a senior thesis on the epistemological ramifications of Nietzsche’s “Death of God.” Ted’s research interests include: 19th and 20th century continental philosophy, in particular Hegel (and his reception in French thought), Nietzsche, and Kierkegaard; Romantic poetry and literature; film studies (e.g., German expressionism).