Interdisciplinary Workshop on Modern France and the Francophone World

Spring - 2013

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April 5

4:00 pm
Social Sciences
#224

JULIA CHAMARD-BERGERON

PhD Candidate, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Chicago

“Psychologie morale du roman classique: l'amour, ou vivre en l'autre”

April 12-13


Logan Center
#801

CONFERENCE: "Molière 1663, Comedy in Question"

with Claire Carlin, Patrick Dandrey, Boris Donné, Gérald Garutti, Joseph Harris, Françoise Lavocat, Charles Newell, Larry Norman, and Ellen McClure.

Click here for more information. (pdf file)

April 19-20


CONFERENCE: "Archaeologies of Frenchness"

“Details TBA”

May 3

4:00 pm
Rosenwald
#405

JOANNA STALNAKER

Associate Professor of French, Columbia University

“Rousseau's Endings”

May 7

7:00 pm
Wilder House
5811 Kenwood

BENAOUDA LEBDAI

University of Maine at Farmington (USA) and University of Maine, Le Mans, France

“The Trauma of Negation in 'Post-Fatwa' Texts”

May 17

4:00 pm
Social Sciences
#224

CLAUDIE BERNARD

Professor of French, New York University

“Justice, vengeance, pénalité; l'exemple du Mouchoir rouge d'Arthur Gobineau”

May 31

4:00 pm
Social Sciences
#224

LINDSEY SAINTE CLAIRE

PhD Candidate, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Chicago

“La folie dans la littérature Caraïbo-Guyanaise”

A wine and cheese reception follow each discussion. To obtain electronic copies of the papers being discussed, or to get on the Workshop list-serve,
please contact Eleanor Rivera or Veerle Dierickx.