Noah Feldman is the Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and director of its Julis-Rabinowitz Program on Jewish and Israeli Law. He specializes in constitutional studies and…
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Marta Figlerowicz, an associate professor of comparative literature and English at Yale, discusses classic works of literature about pandemics from Boccaccio’s “The Decameron” to Camus’ “The Plague.” Plus, she psychoanalyzes Noah’s love of detective novels.
Marta Figlerowicz’s Pandemic Reading List
The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio
Stalingrad by Vasily Grossman
Everything Flows by Vasily Grossman
Molloy by Samuel Beckett
Malone Dies by Samuel Beckett
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez
The Plague by Albert Camus
Occupation Journal by Jean Giono