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PROFESSORS

Antoine Compagnon
Blanche W. Knopf Professor
Sixteenth, Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century French literature; literary theory
             
Peter Connor
Associate Professor (Barnard)
Twentieth-Century French literature and philosophy

Vincent Debaene
Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies

French anthropology, Twentieth-Century French literature, literary theory, intellectual history

Souleymane Bachir Diagne
Professor
Director of Graduate Studies, ICLS

History of philosophy, Islamic philosophy, African philosophy and literature

Madeleine Dobie
Associate Professor
Eighteenth-Century French literature; Francophone literature; colonial history 
 
Pierre Force
Professor
Dean for Humanities, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century French literature and intellectual history

Kaiama Glover
Assistant Professor (Barnard)
Francophone literature and post-colonial studies

Elisabeth Ladenson
Professor
Department Chair

Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century French literature; comparative literature; cultural history

Emmanuelle Saada
Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies
Director of the Center for French and Francophone Studies

Nineteenth and Twentieth Century French Imperialism; Legal Cultures; History of French Social Thought

Joanna Stalnaker
Associate Professor
Director, M.A. in History and Literature
Director, M.A. in Global French Studies

Enlightenment literature, philosophy, and history of ideas; French Revolution; theater; women writers

Phillip John Usher
Assistant Professor (Barnard College)
Sixteenth-Century French Literature; Comparative Perspectives on Epic and Tragedy; Literature and the Sister Arts
               
Philip Watts
Professor
Twentieth and Twenty-First Century French Literature and Film
               
Caroline Weber
Associate Professor (Barnard College)
Eighteenth Century French literature and cultural history

Eliza Zingesser
Assistant Professor
Medieval French

VISITING FACULTY

Etienne Balibar
Visiting Professor (Fall 2012 through Fall 2014)
Moral and political philosophy

Sylvaine Guyot
Associate Professor
Seventeenth-Century French literature; theatre and performance practices; early modern visual culture; history of the body and emotions

Jonathan Morton
Assistant Professor
Medieval French and Latin literature, medieval intellectual history

 

LECTURERS IN LANGUAGE

Vincent Aurora
Twentieth-Century French literature; French language pedagogy
 
Alexandra Borer -
French language pedagogy
                             
Pascale Crépon
Twentieth-Century French and Francophone Theatre. Swiss-French literature
                                           
Heidi Holst-Knudsen
French language pedagogy

Pascale Hubert-Leibler
Senior Lecturer
Director, French Language Program

French language pedagogy, translation
               
Sophie Queuniet
Senior Lecturer
French language pedagogy

Samuel Skippon
Director of Summer Session
French language pedagogy

 

 FACUTLY EMERITA/EMERITUS

Maryse Condé
Professor Emerita
Francophone literature

Danielle Haase-Dubosc
Professor Emerita
Seventeenth-century French and comparative literature; gender studies

Sylvère Lotringer
Professor Emeritus
Twentieth-Century French literature and philosophy

Gita May
Professor Emerita
 Eighteenth-Century French literature
               
Henri Mitterand
Professor Emeritus
Nineteenth-Century French literature

ADJUNCTS

Denise Steppé Carroll
Adjunct Lecturer
Sixteenth century French literature and culture; French language pedagogy.

Christophe Lagier
Adjunct Professor
Director of Columbia-Penn Program at Reid Hall

B. Christopher Wood
Adjunct Lecturer
Sixteenth and seventeenth-century literature and culture; French language pedagogy.

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