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Timothy Raser

Photograph of Tim Raser at desk
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Professor of French

Tim Raser came to UGA in 1985 after a first job at the University of Tulsa; here he teaches lower-level language courses, undergraduate literature surveys, and graduate courses in French.  His research has to do with 19th-century poetics and æsthetics; his most recent book (2015) is titled "Baudelaire and Photography."  His current project concerns Hugo's writings on the death penalty. 

Research Interests:

French literature, 19th-century poetics and æsthetics.


1973  BA (French) Columbia University

1976  BA (French) Oxford University

1982 PhD (French) Yale University

More of My Students

PhD Candidate, French Studies
PhD, Instructor
PhD Candidate, French Studies

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