Associate Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1976
Current Research Interests:
Honoré de Balzac, 19th Century French Novel
Current Teaching Interests:
French Literature and Cinema
French-American Cultural Differences
French Infancy and Childhood
Other Relevant Activities:
Coordinator, French Program
French Major and Minor Advisor
French Advisor: School of Education
"Desert, Desire, Dezesperence: Space and Play in Balzac's La Duchesse de Langeais," Nineteenth-Century French Studies, 31, 3&4, Spring-Summer 2003, pp. 210-25.
"Balzac aux U.S.A.," a bibliography of recent work on Honoré de Balzac, annually in L'Année balzacienne, 1995 to the present.