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Recent Presentations at National and International Conferences

Timothée Valentin, "From Clichy to Amiens: Emile Pouget and the Evolution of French Anarchism between 1891 and 1910." Western Society for French History Conference, Cedar Rapids, IA, November 2016. 

Elizabeth Tuttle, "Madeleine Pelletier's Voyage aventureux en Russie communiste: Politics and the Body." Western Society for French History Conference, Cedar Rapids, IA, November 2016. 

Katharine Hargrave, "Foucauldian Archaeology and the Rameauian Libretto." SHARP (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing) Conference, Paris, July 2016.

Theresa Brock, “Chaste Speech, Feigned Silence: Gender, Virtue, and Subversive Dialogue in Marguerite de Navarre’s Heptaméron.” Women in French Conference, Gettysburg, PA, June 2016.

Carl Cornell, “Digital Humanities, the Undergraduate Classroom, Feminist Scholarship: The Theoretical Possibilities of Upsetting Centers and Margins.” Table Ronde presentation with Prof. Bénédicte Monicat, Women in French Conference, Gettysburg, PA, June 2016.

Lauren Tilger, “Pratiques d’écriture transgenre: Transgenre Writing of Transgender Characters in Gabriel and Clémentine, orpheline et androgyne.” Women in French Conference, Gettysburg, PA. June 2016.

Theresa Brock, “The Diversion of Mystery: Literary Veiling and the Spectacular Other in Madame de La Fayette’s Zaïde.” North American Society for Seventeenth-Century French Literature Conference, Orlando, FL, June 2016.

Andrew Jones, “Jean-Pierre Melville’s Le Silence de la mer (1949): A Levinasian Encounter with the Other.” American Comparative Literature Association Conference. Cambridge, MA, March 2016.

Marie Paillard, "Médée: monstre ou mauvaise mère?" KFLC: The Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Conference, Lexington, KY, April 2016.

Theresa Brock, “Women’s Words at War: Conflictual Spaces and Foucauldian Subjectivation in the Heptaméron.” Seiziémistes of the Mid-Atlantic Conference, Lexington, VA, Dec. 2015.

Elizabeth Tuttle, "‘'Les Contagions de l'esprit': Science et politique dans Les Microbes humains de Louise Michel." Nineteenth-Century French Studies Conference, Princeton, NJ, November 2015.

Johann Le Guelte, "Parfums de Décadence: Effluves Miasmatiques dans Le Journal d'une Femme de chambre et Le Calvaire d'Octave Mirbeau." Nineteenth-Century French Studies Conference, Princeton, NJ, November 2015.

Anna Navrotskaya, "From  The  Burning  Brazier  to The  Rules  of  the  Game:  Silent  Ivan  Mosjoukine  Speaking  to Jean Renoir.” 40 Years of Contemporary French Civilization Conference, Baltimore, MD, September 2015.

Carl Cornell, "Industrial  Memory:  Rebuilding  Cultural  Identity  in  Today’s  Angoulême." 40 Years of Contemporary French Civilization Conference, Baltimore, MD, September 2015.

Andrew Stafford, “The Pen is Mightier than the Sword?: Adaptation as Cultural Weapon in Posy Simmonds’s Gemma Bovery.” Romance Studies Colloquium, Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom, July 2015.

Lauren Tilger, "Discours sur l'hermaphrodite, discours de l'hermaphrodite: Les Mémoires d'une travestie dans Clémentine, Orpheline et androgyne." ACEF-XIX conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, June 2015.

Hélène Huet, "Mapping Decadence," Digital Projects Showcase, SHARP (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 2015.

Hélène Huet (and Prof. Bénédicte Monicat). "Women's Instructional Writings in Nineteenth-Century France: A Digital Bibliography." Women's History in the Digital World Conference, Bryn Mawr, PA, May 2015.

Andrew Jones,"'Je...vous...aime': Alphaville and the Problem of Modernity." International Colloquium in 20th and 21st Century French and Francophone Studies, Baton Rouge, LA, February-March 2015.

Cédric Briand, "Lanzelet's First Feel: Shame, Sorrow and Gender Crisis in Lanzelet." Modern Language Association Annual Convention, Vancouver, BC, Canada, January 2015.

Carl Cornell, "Van Cauwelaert's Un Aller Simple as a Postmodern Rewriting of Gide's L'Immoraliste," Modern Language Association Annual Convention, Vancouver, BC, Canada, January 2015.

Denise Rodriguez, "If I stay, it will be double: Deserting the French Penal Colonies to Find Work," Western Society for French History Conference, San Antonio, TX, November 2014.

Sandra Rousseau, "Mais qu'est-ce donc qui les fait rire? Humor and Algerian Nationalism in M'Quidèch (1969-1972)," Western Society for French History Conference, San Antonio, TX, November 2014.

Theresa Brock, "Escaping to Infancy: The Infinite as Creative Ailleurs in Baudelaire's 'Confiteor de l'artiste," Nineteenth-Century French Studies Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 2014.

Carl Cornell, "Urban Agency: A Psychogeographical Reading of Denise's Fuites in Au Bonheur des dames," Nineteenth-Century French Studies Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 2014.

Hélène Huet, "Decadent Imaginations: The Role of Illustrations in the Books of Joris-Karl Huysmans and Marcel Schwob," Nineteenth-Century French Studies Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 2014.

Johann Le Guelte, "Clichés post-mortem: La Poétique de la ville morte dans l'âge de la photographie," Nineteenth-Century French Studies Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 2014.

Lauren Tilger, “Constructing Memories in Marguerite Duras’ La douleur (1985) and Le Ravissement de Lol V. Stein (1964),” Women in French Conference, Guelph, Canada, May 2014.

Elizabeth Tuttle, “Between Two Worlds: The Memoirs of Marie D’Agoult,” Women in French Conference, Guelph, Canada, May 2014.

Theresa Brock, “Archiving the Impossible: Memory, Imagination, and Literarity in the Diary of Eugénie de Guérin,” Women in French Conference, Guelph, Canada, May 2014.

Grace Thompson, “The Power of Imagination: the Self as the Other in Eberhardt’s Travel Writing,” Women in French Conference, Guelph, Canada, May 2014.

Denise Rodriguez, “Sisyphus’ Punishment: Views on Labor at the Penal Colonies (1885-1938)” Society for French Historical Studies Conference, Montréal, Canada, April 2014.

Grace Thompson, "The Female Travel Writer as Currency,” 20/21st French and Francophone Studies Conference, New York, NY, March 2014.

Anna Navrotskaya, “Des lieux imaginaires aux non-lieux: le geste autoréflexif chez Marc Augé et Didier Van Cauwelaert,” MLA Convention, Chicago IL, January 2014.

Anna Navrotskaya, “La performance et l’identité culturelle en transformation: D’Afrique à Toulouse,” MLA Convention, Chicago IL, January 2014.

Andrew Stafford, “What every young Frenchman ought to know?: Regulating Sex Education in late 19th-century France, Nineteenth-Century French Studies Conference, Richmond, VA, November 2013.

Denise Rodriguez, “Aménager le territoire pénitentiaire du Maroni: L’exemple de la relegation,” Society for French Historical Studies Conference, Boston, MA, April 2013.

Denise Rodriguez, “New Neighbors: Movement and Establishment of the Recidivists’ Families at the French Penal Colonies (1885-1943)” Western Society for French History Conference, Atlanta, GA, October 2013.

Hélène Huet, “Mapping Decadence: Visualizing Relationships between Writers and Publishers.” Western Society for French History Conference, Atlanta, GA, October 2013. Panel Organizer: “Humanities in a Digital Age: Using Digital Tools for Research and Teaching.”

Sandra Rousseau, “ Un regard extérieur sur l’humour algérien,” Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d’Alger, Algiers, Algeria, October 2013.

Sandra Rousseau, “A Palimpsest of Memories: Franck Chiche’s Je vous ai compris,” Western Society for French History Conference Atlanta, GA, October 2013.

Sophia Khadraoui, “Technologie et nature au service du mémorial nantais à l’abolition de l’esclavage,” Society for French Historical Studies Conference, MIT/Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, April 2013. Panel organizer.

Sophia Khadraoui, “Le Mémorial de l’abolition de l’esclavage de Nantes ou l’écriture mémorielle artistique par le fragment.” 20th- and 21st- Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium, Atlanta, Georgia, March 2013.

Cédric Briand, “A Maverick in Kaamelott: Subjective Constructions, Realizations, and Resistances of Alexandre Astier’s Lancelot,” 27th International Conference on Medievalism, Kent State University, October 2012.

Cédric Briand, “Pluralités d’un héros peu singulier: Sexual (R)evolutions of Lancelot in Contemporary French Pop Culture,” 47th International Congress on Medieval Studies. Western Michigan University, May 2012.

Lauren Tilger, “La Formation communautaire dans Les Aurores montréales,Women in French Conference, Arizona State University, February 2012.

Hélène Huet“The Imaginary World of George de Feure in La porte des rêves,” Western Society for French History Conference, Portland State University/Reed College/ Washington State University Vancouver, November 2011.

Sandra Rousseau, “Faits et gestes du quartier: l’espace urbain et ses usagers dans les textes de Fellag,” Franco-Maghrebi Crossings Conference, Tallahassee, FL, November 2011.

 Hélène Huet“Clarimonde: femme fatale, vampire décadente ?" Nineteenth-Century French Studies Colloquium, University of Pennsylvania/Villanova University, October 2011.

Sophia Khadraoui, “Entre rassemblement et déchirement de la mise en mémoire de Solitude. Alors, Solitude ? Une histoire nationale ou guadeloupéenne ?, Society for the Study of French History Conference, Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, UK, July 2011.

Sophia Khadraoui, “‘Mort au colon’alis’: Le graffiti comme éraflure ‘pratiquement’ indélébile sur la pierre coloniale blanche martiniquaise,” French Colonial Historical Society Conference, University of Toronto, June 2011.

Sandra Rousseau, “L’humour de Fellag: Une rencontre performative franco-algérienne,” French Colonial Historical Society Conference, University of Toronto, June 2011.

Cédric Briand, “Cueillir la rose de Meun gauche: Unpacking Christine de Pizan’s Allegations against Jean de Meun’s Roman de la rose,” 46th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, May 2011.

Anna Navrotskaya, "Un argument cinématographique dans le débats sur la ville: Chacun cherche son chat," Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, Lexington, KY, April 2011.