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Divya Menon recently received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from Stony Brook University. Her research areas include nineteenth-century literature and aesthetic philosophy. Her current book project studies melancholia as a literary response to modernity, focusing on works by Friedrich Hölderlin, Gérard de Nerval, and Gustave Flaubert.


  • Department Marlboro Institute for Liberal Arts & Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Since 2018


B.A., Smith College
M.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Ph.D., State University of New York, Stony Brook

Areas of Expertise

  • Literature