Ph.D. Student in French
Advised by Professor Ellen Welch
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC
- PhD in French and Francophone Literature, 2012- 2018
Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
- MA French, August 2012
- Emphasis on French civilization, society and culture
Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
- BA French
- Cum laude
- Seventeenth-century French theater and ballets de cour
- Francophone theater and film
- Affect theory
- Theater and Performance Studies
- “Wonder and Spectatorship in Early Seventeenth-Century Desseins,” Renaissance Drama, Status: Accepted and In-Press, June 2018.
- Review of The Theater of Truth: The Ideology of (Neo) Baroque Aesthetics, by William Egginton. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 2010. 184 pp. Hispanofíla, 170 (2014): 158-60.
- “Globalization and the Economy of Immolation in Ben Jelloun’s Par le Feu,” Money/L’Argent: 20th/21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium, New York, NY, March 7-9, 2014.
- “Le fantasme colonial et son espace de dualité dans Le Roi de Kahel de Tierno Monénembo” Carolina Conference of Romance Languages, Chapel Hill, NC April 4-6, 2013.
Awards, Honors, Presentations
- 2015 Walter J. Jensen fellow in French Language and Literature, Phi Beta Kappa honor society
- 2015 George Lurcy off-campus dissertation fellow, UNC Graduate school
- 2015 Summer research dissertation fellowship, UNC Graduate school
- 2014 McCullough research travel fellowship, Department of Romance Studies
- 2013 Summer teaching fellow, Department of Romance Studies
- FREN 101 Elementary French I
- FREN 102 Elementary French II
- FREN 203 Intermediate French I
- FREN 204 Intermediate French II
- FREN 401 Beginning Accelerated French