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Elisabeth Bronfen is professor of English and American studies at the University of Zurich. A specialist in nineteenth and twentieth century literature, she has also published in the fields of gender studies, psychoanalysis, film, cultural theory, and art. Her books include Over Her Dead Body: Death, Feminity, and the Aesthetic and The Knotted Subject: Hysteria and Its Discontents.