Seventeenth- and 18th-century French prose. Cultural studies and comparative literature. Feminism and gender studies.
Professor Harth engages in a novel combination of scholarly work. She continues to be interested in women in early modern France, but is currently also writing on the wartime internment of Japanese Americans.
Columbia University, Ph.D.
Columbia University, M.A.
Barnard College, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Whiting Foundation Fellowship (1993)
American Council for Learned Societies Fellowship (1989 - 1990)
National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship (1989 - 1990)
Bunting Institute Fellowship (1988 - 1989)
American Council for Learned Societies Fellowship (1978)
Sachar International Fellowship (1976)
National Endowment for Humanities Junior Fellowship (1970 - 1971)
Ansley Award (publication prize for dissertation) (1968)
Fulbright Fellowship (1959 - 1960)