Cate I. Reilly

Cate I. Reilly

Assistant Professor

Program in Literature

Fellowship Year(s)
  • 2018-2019

Cate I. Reilly is a scholar of literature specializing in Central and Eastern European modernism and the interwoven history of psychiatry, psychoanalysis, and medicine. She takes both an interdisciplinary and theoretically-focused approach to research and teaching. The scope of her work encompasses comparative modernisms, translation studies, the politics of language standardization, literature and science, Marxism, psychoanalysis, subject formation in the shadow of globalization, and the fraught legacies of deconstruction. Cate received a Ph.D and M.A. in Comparative Literature from Princeton, and a B.A. in Comparative Literature from Yale.