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Faculty research areas

French Studies faculty research areas
Faculty Areas of research
Loula Abd-elrazak   Medieval Literature and New Technologies
Tara Collington 20th- and 21st-century French literature, particularly the novel; Bakhtin Studies (chronotope, polyphony, carnival); adaptation studies; intermediality (photography/painting and literature); representations of interiority in the novel.
Catherine Dubeau 18th century French literature, diaries, novels, essays, epistolary writing, preromanticism, psychoanalytic criticism, sociology of literature, Mme Necker, Mme de Staël.
Valérie Dusaillant-Fernandes
20th and 21st French and Francophone literature, Trauma studies; Genocide Studies, Psychoanalytic theories, Postcolonial theories, Feminist theories and Women's Writing, Life Writing Theories, Body Studies, Rewriting in literature (repetition/intertextuality), Comic and Graphic novels.
Nicolas Gauthier

19th-century French literature; 19th-century and contemporary detective novels; popular culture and mass media studies; 19th-century press; roman-feuilleton; reading and reception theories; poetics and narrative studies.

Svetlana Kaminska French sociolinguistics, Intonation in France and Québec
Élise Lepage Poetry, fiction and Theatre of Québec and French Canada. Intertextuality.
Ecocriticism. Cultural Studies. "Littérature-monde".
Christine McWebb Medieval French literature, Christine de Pizan, Iconography, Textual Studies, Mysticism, Feminism, Translation Theory, Cultural Studies
Anne Marie Miraglia Francophonie & Québec Novelists, Feminist Criticism & Theory, Feminine Identity in French African literature
Nicole Nolette Littératures franco-canadiennes et québécoises, Traduction et traductologie, Théâtre contemporain (Canada), Plurilinguisme littéraire, Littérature comparée (canadienne-française et canadienne-anglaise) et littérature-monde, Approches phénoménologiques des affects et des émotions, Sociologie de la culture, ethnographie et sociolinguistique, Technologies de la traduction et du théâtre
François Paré Renaissance literature, Theatre, Poetry and Fiction of French Canada, Literature and Cultural Identity
Guy Poirier French Renaissance literature, Travel literature,  Québécois & French Canadian literatures, Renaissance Cultural History, Queer Studies