Katherine Weiss

Dr. Katherine Weiss is an Assistant Professor of English at East Tennessee State University. She has published on modern and contemporary drama and fiction with a particular focus on Samuel Beckett, Sam Shepard and Sophie Treadwell.

The Comedy of Scholarship


Katherine Weiss revisits Hugh Kenner’s playful work of scholarship Flaubert, Joyce, and Beckett: The Stoic Comedians, a book which offers a glance into the more experimental scholarship of 1960s France and provides an analysis that to this day seems original.