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David Andrew Jones
Campus Affiliation: CUNY Graduate Center|Queens College
Phone: 718-997-5980
Research Interests: 19th and 20th century French theater, 20th and 21st century French novel, Queer Theory, Feminisms

Primary concentrations:

19th and 20th century French theater, 20th and 21st century French novel, Queer Theory, Feminisms

Book:

  • Blurring Categories of Identity in Contemporary French Literature: Jean Genet’s Subversive Discourse. Preface by Lawrence R. Schehr. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2007.

Selected articles:

  • "Jean Genet et l’homosexualité dans la presse étatsunienne, 1959-1974." Forthcoming in Etudes Françaises. Fall 2014.
  • “Between Collaboration and Resistance: Jean Cocteau and the Occupation Press” Contemporary French Civilization. 21(2), Summer/Fall 2007: 139-160.

  • “Jean Genet.” The Encyclopedia of Sex and Gender. Ed. Fedwa Malti-Douglas. MacMillan, 2007. 632-4.

  • “Jean Cocteau.” The Dictionary of Literary Biography: Twentieth-Century French Dramatists. Mary Anne O’Neil, Ed. Columbia, SC: Bruccoli, Clark, Layman, 2006. 120-137.

  • “La Liberté dans l’évasion de l’identité homosexuelle: Une Lecture de Querelle de Brest.” Aimez-vous le queer? (CRIN 44). Ed. Lawrence R. Schehr. Amsterdam/New York: CRIN, 2005. 63-73.

Awards:

  • PSC CUNY Grant 2004, 2005.