- B.A. French, Christopher Newport University
Grace Duval graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in French and a minor in Classical Studies. Her research interests include postcolonial West Africa, postcolonial theory, the application of theory to sociolinguistics, the history of colonization, and the works of Marguerite Duras. She enjoys reading science fiction and ancient Greek historical literature, practicing judo, and playing the violin.