Quick Facts

  • Studies social theory and the history of philosophy of psychiatry
  • Published a book this year called "Madness and Enterprise"
  • Loves to engage students intellectually outside the classroom
Scholars@Duke Bio

Dr. Nima Bassiri

Assistant Professor of Literature

I am a critical theorist, historian of the human sciences, and assistant professor at Duke University, where I teach in the Program in Literature, Duke’s interdisciplinary humanities and cultural studies department.

More information can be found here: www.nimabassiri.com