Liane Carlson - Brooklyn Institute for Social Research

Liane Carlson

Liane Carlson received her PhD in philosophy of religion at Columbia University in 2015, where she received her M.A. (2010) and M.Phil (2012) after graduating summa cum laude from Washington and Lee University (2007). Her research interests include the philosophical and theological history of Critical Theory, with particular emphasis on German Romanticism, the limits of the critical power of history, the problem of evil, and the intersection of religion and literature. She’s the author of Contingency and the Limits of History: How Touch Shapes Experience and Meaning, recently published by Columbia University Press.