Ph.D. Université Paris - Sorbonne Nouvelle
On leave Spring 2022
Justine Landau’s research focuses on classical Persian literature and poetics. She has taught Persian literature at the Sorbonne Nouvelle and at UCLA, and was a researcher at the Austrian Academy of Sciences's Institute of Iranian Studies from 2010 to 2015. She is the author of De rythme & de raison. Lecture croisée de deux traités de poétique persans du XIIIe siècle (Presses de la Sorbonne Nouvelle/IFRI, 2013), and the French translator (with Agathe Sultan) of Daniel Heller-Roazen’s Echolalias: On the Forgetting of Language (Editions du Seuil, 2007). Her next book project explores the aesthetics of occasion and circumstance in early Persian court poetry.