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Faculty & Staff

French and Francophone Studies Faculty and Instructional Staff

Jean-Vincent Blanchard

Professor of French

On leave AY 2022-23

French and Francophone Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8159
  2. Kohlberg 313

Alexandra Gueydan-Turek

Associate Professor of French and Section Head

French and Francophone Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8309
  2. Kohlberg 311
  3. Office Hours:

    Monday and Thursday 10:30am-12:00pm

    and by appointment

Interests: Postcolonial Theory; Francophone Literature of the Maghreb and the Mashreq;  Comics and Graphic Novels in the Arab World; Local Publishing Markets in North Africa; (Neo)colonial representations; Representations of Islam in France.

 

Alexandra Gueydan-Turek

Carina Yervasi

Associate Professor of French/Francophone Studies

French and Francophone Studies

Co-Coordinator, Global Studies Program

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8167
  2. Kohlberg 309
  3. Office Hours:

    Tues: 3:00-4:15 pm
    Wed: 10:00-11:00 am
    Also by appointment via Zoom

Marshall Smith

Assistant Professor

French and Francophone Studies

Black Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-3357
  2. Kohlberg 341

Interests: Francophone and Anglophone Caribbean Literatures and Cultures, African Diaspora Studies, Visual and Material Cultures, Critical Theory, Black Geographies, Africana Philosophy, and Queer Studies.

Marshall Smith

Christopher Robison

Visiting Assistant Professor

French and Francophone Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8680
  2. Kohlberg 313

Interests: 19th-century French literature and culture (the Naturalist and Decadent novel in particular); animal studies/animal ethics; history of the life sciences from the Enlightenment onwards; 18th- and 19th-century philosophy and religion.

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Arnaud Courgey

Lecturer

French and Francophone Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7812
  2. Kohlberg 304
  3. Office Hours:

    Monday: 3pm-4pm; Thursday: 11:20am-12:35pm;
    and by appointment.

Arnaud Courgey

Anne-Sophie Jubin

Language Lecturer

French and Francophone Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5726
  2. Kohlberg 304
  3. Office Hours:

    Wednesday: 3-5pm; Thursday 9-11 am (WASE); and by appointment.

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Administrative Staff

Suzanne McCarthy

Administrative Assistant

Department of Modern Languages & Literatures (Arabic/French)

Department of Spanish

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8143
  2. Kohlberg 316

Bethanne Seufert

Administrative Assistant

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8679
  2. Kohlberg 316

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