Public Engagement

  • Faculty


    PhD, NYU; former Director of French Studies, Northeast Modern Language Association. Author of Marguerite Duras:Une expérience intérieure, several articles in Nouvelles Francographiies; Zen poems in Cahiers de l'Alba. Directed and contributed to   Maryse Condé, Rébellion et transgressions. Organized multicultural poetry readings and performances for NEMLA. Trained in Rinzai Zen practice and meditation.

    Recent Publications:

    Maryse Condé, Rébellion and Transgressions, .Karthala.

    Research Interests:

    Women writers from the French Speaking World, World Literature,  Zen Buddhism,  Ethics, Animal welfare

    Awards And Honors:

    Faculty Development Fund.


    Current Courses:

    French Intro 2 (Spring 2020)