Illinois

François Proulx

Assistant Professor of French

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Specializations / Research Interest(s)

  • Nineteenth- and twentieth-century French literature
  • Gender and sexuality studies
  • Québec and francophone literatures
  • Literary theory, translation studies
  • Marcel Proust

Research Description

Education

  • PhD, Harvard University
  • BA, McGill University (First-Class Honours)

Courses

  • French 210: Introduction to French Literature II
  • French 443: Quebec Literature and Film
  • French 479: Transnational Francophone Literature
  • French 574: Marcel Proust

Publications

Journal Articles

  • "Six lettres de Reynaldo Hahn à Suzette Lemaire." Bulletin d'informations proustiennes 44 (2014): 37-46.
  • "'À nous deux,' Balzac: Barrès’s Les Déracinés, and the Ghosts of La Comédie humaine." Nineteenth-Century French Studies 42.3-4 (2014): 235-249.
  • "Quatre lettres de Reynaldo Hahn à Madeleine Lemaire." Bulletin d'informations proustiennes 43 (2013): 23-26.
  • "'De nouveaux et étranges éducateurs' : Dangers de la lecture et remèdes littéraires, 1883-1914." Culture & Musées 17 (2011): 21-40.