Ph.D., University of California, Irvine (2007)
M.A., University of California, Irvine (2000)
B.A., State University of New York, Binghamton (1995)
Literature In English II
Major Motifs In Literature
Modern Condition I
Modern Condition II
Restoration And Eighteenth-Century Drama
History of the Novel
Politics and the Theater
History of Political Economy
Harper-Schmidt Fellow & Collegiate Assistant Professor of Humanities @ The University of Chicago 2007-2010
Craig Carson (2012). "The Anatomic Economy: Mandeville's Treatise of the Hypochondriak and Hysterick Passions". In Sabine Arnaud & Helge Jordheim (Eds.). The Body and Its Images in Eighteenth-Cenutry Europe. (pp. 167-181). Paris, France: Honoré Champion.
Craig Carson (2012). “Religion and the French Revolution; or, the Politics of Incarnation". In Sanja Perovic (Eds.). Fragments of Religion: Sacred and Secular Agency in Early Modern France. (pp. 160-172). London, United Kingdom: Continuum.
Craig Carson (2013), Adam Smith and Economic Citizenship
. Postmodern Culture, Volume 22, Number 3
Craig Carson (2011), "Mandeville, Bernard (1670–1733)"
. Encyclopedia of Consumer Culture,
Craig Carson (2011), The King’s Virtual Body: Image, Text, and Sovereignty in Edmund Burke’s ‘Reflections on the Revolution in France’
. Republics of Letters: A Journal for the Study of Knowledge, Politics, and the Arts, Vol. 2, Issue 2,
Craig Carson (2010), Object Lessons: An Introduction to the Art of Geof Oppenheimer
. The Point, Issue 3,
Craig Carson (2009, February). Spectacle, Cruelty and Adam Smith’s Theory of Moral Sentiments. University of Wisconsin, Madison: 2009 Eighteenth-Century Speakers Series.
Craig Carson (2008, August). Panic; or, Shaftsbury's Lucretius. Lucretius and Modernity International Conference: The Eighteenth- & Nineteenth-Centuries 2008, Occidental College.
Other Scholarly/Artistic Work
Genel, Katia. "The Question of Biopower: Foucault and Agamben." Trans. Craig Carson. Rethinking Marxism 18.1 (2006): 43-62. Print.
Honors and Accomplishments
Teaching Excellence Award for Untenured Faculty 2014- 2015
Soapbox Series (co-founder)