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Recent Doctoral Dissertations
17th-Century Literature, Roman d'Analyse, Proust.
Translation, 19th and 20th century Latin American and French literature, and issues in anglophone globalization.
20th Century and Contemporary French and Québécois Literature, Cinéma, and Theory.
Royal S. Brown
Film, Music, Contemporary Literature, Theory, Translation, 20th Century
Francesca Canadé Sautman
Medieval and 16th Century Literature and Folklore, Queer Theory, French and Francophone Cultural Studies, Historical Anthropology, Folklore
Jerry W. Carlson
Narrative theory, global independent film, and the cinemas of the Americas.
Mary Ann Caws
Poetry and Poetics, Contemporary Literature and the Arts, Translation.
The group Oulipo, contemporary and experimental French poetry, translation, literary theory
Sam Di Iorio
French Cinema, Film Theory, 20th Century Literature, Philosophy, Intellectual History
Francophone Sub-Saharan African Literature and Cinema, African Studies, Black French Studies, Race and Ethnicity, Africana Existential Thought, LGBT Studies in Africa and its Diaspora, Cultural Studies, Contemporary French issues.
David Andrew Jones
19th and 20th century French theater, 20th and 21st century French novel, Queer Theory, Feminisms
Literature and Film from Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria and Egypt, Postcolonial studies, Twentieth Century French Literature, Modern Painting of North Africa and Middle East
Erec R. Koch
17th Century French Literature; Early Modern Philosophy; History of Science and Medicine
Poetry and poetics; modern and contemporary literature; music; film; visual art; queer studies; cultural studies; performance; the essay; autobiography.
19th-century French literature, cultural history, popular culture, Translation, Theory
Literary Theory, Film Theory, Gender and Feminist Theory, Italian Cultural Studies
African and Caribbean Literatures and Cultures and francophone
Medieval, Medieval law, cultural studies, gender studies, legal history
Nancy K. Miller
Contemporary autobiography and autobiography theory, women's writing (American and French), 20th-century cultural history (after 1945), feminist theory.
19th Century Literature and Social and Political Thought, Cultural Studies, Theory, Cinema
16th-Century Literature, Early Modern Literature, Satire, Dialogue and Dialogism, Rabelais, Montaigne, Clement Marot
French Intellectual History, The Enlightenment, Protestantism, French Political Thought
19th-Century Literature, Comparative English and French Romanticism, Aesthetics and Philosophy
Thomas C. Spear
Contemporary French and Francophone Literature, Autobiography.
Domna C. Stanton
Seventeenth-Century French literature and culture; Early-Modern Studies; Women Writers; Critical Theory; Feminist theory; Human Rights, 16th Century Literature
18th-century French literature; Women’s Writing of the Ancien Regime; Feminist and Postcolonial Perspectives on the 18th century; Critical Language Pedagogy
French empire, colonial state, hist anth, soc/pol theory; W Africa, Antilles, Europe