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Representative Presentations & Publications of Current Students and Recent Graduates

Battisson, Jane
"A Becoming Space:  The Migrant Identity in Mabanckou’s Bleu blanc rouge". African Literature Association Conference, Atlanta, GA. April 6-9, 2016.

Bronwyn, Averett
"Où gît la vérité: The death of truth in Abdoulaye Sadji's Tounka." 20th and 21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium. Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta GA. March 28-30, 2013.

"City Limits: Possibilities Beyond Violence in the novels of Abdoulaye Sadji." African Literature Association Conference. Charleston SC. March 20-24, 2013.

"Chocolat" - Claire Denis. Discussion animator of the Ciné-Club on a selection of Claire Denis' films in preparation of Catherine Dana's event "Claire Denis at Emory" (Nov 14-15), Department of Film and Media Studies and Department of French and Italian. Emory University, Atlanta, GA. November 2, 2012.

“A Rooted Exile”: Fatou Diome’s Le Ventre de l’Atlantique.” French Department Graduate Student Colloquium, Emory University. Atlanta, GA. February 11, 2012.

"Escape from a Devouring Sea: Island, Exile, and the Search for a 'Poetics of Relation' in Fatou Diome's Le Ventre de l'Atlantique ." “Comparative Caribbeans ,” Emory University. Atlanta, GA. November 4, 2011.

Gaillard, Julie
"From affect to representation, from representation to affect: Lyotard's reading of the fort/da", conference Traversals of Affect/ Traversées d'affect - on the works of Jean-François Lyotard, March 21-23, 2013.

“La route reflète mieux que le miroir.’ Les Deux besoins, ou les enjeux d’un anti-essai.” Journé d’études doctorales Samuel Beckett, Université Paris VII-Paris Diderot. Paris, France. May 24, 2012.

“De la subjectivité à la communauté. La notion de souveraineté chez Georges Bataille.” Graduate Student Colloquium. Emory University. Atlanta, GA. February 11, 2012.

Book Review
Figuring Performance, book review of Kiff Bamford's Lyotard and the Figural in Performance, Art and Writing (New York, Continuum, 2012), in Cultural Politics, Duke University Press, forthcoming.

Julie Gaillard is also the co-editor (with Claire Nouvet and Mark Stoholski) of "Traversals of Affect, on Jean-François Lyotard: http://www.bloomsbury.com/us/traversals-of-affect-9781474257909/

Gerazime, Rose
“Bound to Secrecy: The laws of silence in Santeria and Voodoo practice.” Afro Cuban Myths Conference, Emory University. Atlanta, GA. April 30, 2012.

Kherbi, Souad
Coordinator and discussion animator of the Ciné-Club on a selection of Claire Denis' Films in Preparation of Catherine Dana's event "Claire Denis at Emory" (Nov 14-15), Department of Film and Media Studies and Department of French and Italian. Emory University, Atlanta, GA. Nov 2-12, 2012.

“Le Chevalier au lion ou le roman d’Yvain : écrire le défaut de langue.” French Enrichment and Response Association (FERA), French Graduate Student Organization. Emory University. Atlanta, GA. October 24, 2012.

"Rancière and Film: on Pedro Costa's Fontainhas Trilogy" (with Eric Rottman), Undergraduate Workshop, French and Italian Department. Emory University. Atlanta, GA. April 23, 2012.

"De l'Extrême-Contemporain au Baroque: le temps d'un impossible retour?", Pascal Quignard ou la littérature démembrée par les muses, Colloque international 17-19 juin 2010, Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris III, Presses de la Sorbonne-Nouvelle, Novembre 2011.

"De la Retraite au Ravissement: elles à la question, elle pour question", Dossier Spectres et Rejetons des études féminines, études rassemblées par les Doctorants du CREF/écritures de la Modernité-Paris III – March, 2010 in Sens Public / www.sens-public.org/article.php3?id_article=806.

"Saisir l'ombre du corps: sur les traces du motivum de la pensée de Pascal Quignard. L'exemple d'Apronenia Avitia", Penser les matières du corps. L'organique dans tous ses états, Colloque international 2-3 avril 2009, Université de la Sorbonne-Nouvelle-Paris III, Presses de la Sorbonne Nouvelle – October 2011.

"Dire l'expérience du désir: poésie et corporéité chez Rabah Belamri", Awal n°38/2008, Le Genre dans les littératures postcoloniales: Feraoun, Mammeri, Belamri. A propos des modes de transmission et de perpétuation de la culture, MSH éditions.

Knisely, Kris
"Self-Efficacy in Math: A Rasch Measurement Approach." American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting. San Fransisco, California. May 1, 2013.

"Gendered Language Attitudes, Learner Identity, and Motivation to Learn French." Southeastern Conference on Language. Spartanburg, South Carolina. April 6, 2013.

“Teaching French at Emory University: Pedagogical Trends and Resources.” Graduate Student Colloquium. Emory University, Atlanta, GA. February 9, 2013.

"Self-Efficacy, Sexuality, and Language Learning: The Strange Relationship between Learner Attitudes, Identity, and Behavior." Studies in Sexualities Conference. February 2013.

"Languages and Language Learning: Learner Attitudes, Self-Efficacy, Identity, and Behavior." Lavender Languages Annual Conference. February 2013.

Co-presentation with Dr. Anita Alkhas. “No, Low and High Tech: The Role of Technology in the Standards- Based Classroom.” Wisconsin Association of Foreign Language Teachers Annual Conference. November 2012.

“Language Diversity in the Classroom.” Teaching in the Urban South (TITUS) Education Conference. Ellenwood, Georgia. April 21, 2012.

“High/Low Tech: Keeping it Real in Today’s Classroom.” Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (CSCTFL). Milwaukee, Wisconsin. March 2012.

“College French, American Masculinity, and the Need to Belong.” Queering/Embodying: Materiality Beyond Identity, 3rd Annual Studies in Sexualities Conference. Atlanta, GA. January 25-26, 2011.

"Written Corrective Feedback in Second Language Acquisition and Writing," John Bitchener and Dana R. Ferris (2011). Published March 2013 in Teacher's College Record.

Remy, Nicolas
"Laferrière écocritique." International 20th and 21st Century French and Francophone Studies Colloquium. « Faire le point : quand la littérature fait savoir. Mutations, Institutions, Interactions ». LSU, Baton Rouge (LA). February 28, 2015.

Terre, pensée et tremblement dans Tout bouge autour de moi de Dany Laferrière.Haitian Studies Association (HSA) 26th Annual Conference. « Migration, Crossing Boundaries, Paths Forward ». The Kellogg Institute for International Studies at University of Notre-Dame, South Bend (IN). November 8, 2014.

"Failles et faillite de l'homme célinien: de l'identité masculine dans Mort à Crédit."  French Enrichment and Response Association (FERA).  Emory University, Atlanta GA. April 25, 2013.

“Césaire, Fanon, Ba. Des zones de contact entre barrage et passage.”  Passage des Frontières Conference. French Department Colloquium, Victoria University.  Victoria BC, Canada.  May 6-7, 2011.

Rottman, Eric
“Reexamining Nature in Charles Sorel’s Science Universelle”  46e Congrès Annuel de la North American Society for Seventeenth Century French Literature, Rollins College, the University of Central Florida, Winter Park and Orlando, FL. June, 2016

"Emancipation in practice: Rancière and Education "” French Enrichment and Response Association
(FERA), French Graduate Student Organization, Emory University. Atlanta, GA. November 29, 2012.

"Rancière and Film: On Pedro Costa's Fontainhas Trilogy" (with Souad Kherbi), Undergraduate Workshop, French and Italian Department. Emory University. Atlanta, GA. April 23, 2012.

Serrato, Erika
“'África, Cuba y Haití / aguas y más aguas y aguas': Jacques Roumain’s seeping spectrality and poetic influence.” Haitian Studies Association 28th Annual Conference. Montréal, Québec. October 23, 2015.

“Oración Caribe: Black Mexico in the Spotlight.” Latin American Studies Association. San Juan, Puerto Rico. May 28, 2015.

“Drafting woman: Iterations of female subjectivity in Femmes échouées.” The Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Conference. Lexington, Kentucky. April 23-5, 2015.

“’Epigramas y Epitafios’: Remembrance and forgetting in Cos Causse’s poetics.” Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies. Charleston, SC. March 15, 2015.

“Mémoire et Fraternité: Remnants and historical misdirection.” Graduate Student Colloquium. Emory University, Atlanta, GA. February 7, 2015.

 “Isolated Trauma: Cap 110 and Collective Memory.” MLA Annual Convention. Vancouver, BC, Canada. January 11, 2015.

 “Caribe cómplice. Mapa despedazado. Luciérnagas agresivas: Jesús Cos Causse’s Caribbean poetics.” South Atlantic Modern Language Association. Atlanta, GA. November 8, 2014.

“’Les couteaux d’obsidienne’: Le sacrifice aztèque dans Un Roi sans divertissement.” French Enrichment and Response Association. Emory University, Atlanta, GA. February 20, 2014.?

Publications
“Lamentos haitianos: Jacques Roumain, Haiti, and the familiar in Jesús Cos Causse’s poetry.” SX Salon: A Small Axe literary platform (Forthcoming, Summer Issue)

So, Angelica
“Métisse, kohn kat, half-white…Violent Utterances and Fictional Divides." Contemporary French and Francophone Studies Conference, St. Louis, MO.  March 17-19, 2016.

Stamm, Gina
“Forgetting Tatiana Karl: Ripples of Suffering in Lol V. Stein.” Graduate Student Colloquium, Emory University. Atlanta, GA. February 9, 2013.

"Chocolat" - Claire Denis. Discussion animator of the Ciné-Club on a selection of Claire Denis' films in preparation of Catherine Dana's event "Claire Denis at Emory" (Nov 14-15), Department of Film and Media Studies and Department of French and Italian. Emory University, Atlanta, GA. November 2, 2012.

“Mesurer le drap, couper le fil: la mesure dans l’oeuvre de Jean Giono.” French Enrichment and Response Association (FERA), French Graduate Student Organization. Emory University. Atlanta, GA. September 26, 2012.

"What is the (')use(') of 'the use of an object'?". Emory Psychoanalytic Studies Program, Lunch and Learn Lectures. Emory University. Atlanta, GA. February 1, 2012.

Tricoire, Marion
“From Afropean to Cityzen: Paris in Alain Mabanckou’s Bleu-Blanc-Rouge and Black Bazar” African Literature Association Conference. Atlanta, GA. 09 April 2016.

« Un Roman de traces : Le manque de discernement dans l’Education sentimentale de Gustave Flaubert » Graduate Student Colloquium, Emory University. Atlanta, GA. 06 February 2016.

« ‘Only a cliché can explain you’: Consommation et régurgitation du territoire ilien dans A Small Place de Jamaica Kincaid ». Kentucky Foreign Language Conference. Lexington, KY. April 23, 2015.

Upadhyay, Lauren
“Lol V. Stein en fragments.” Georgia Technical Institute “Traces” conference. Georgia Institute of Technology. Atlanta, GA. 28th-30th March 2013.

“An Elusive Vision: Genesis and Apocalypse in Le Ravissement de Lol V. Stein.” UCLA French and Francophone Graduate Student Conference “Spectacle and Spectator: Ways of Seeing and Being Seen.” UCLA. Los Angeles, CA. Oct. 11th-12th, 2012.

“A Genesis of Minimalization : Study of the avant-textes from Marguerite Duras’s Le Ravissement de Lol V. Stein”, FERA (French Enrichment and Response Association), Emory University, Nov. 18th, 2010.

Verstraet, Charly
«Silence, on tourne! Néocolonialisme et Mythe de la réussite chez Alain Mabanckou. » African Literature Association Conference. Atlanta, GA. April 2016.

“L’art du trickster.” Annual French Graduate Student Colloquium, Emory University. Atlanta, GA. February 2016.

«Feeling Like an Outsider: the Scaffle for Space in Amitav Ghosh’ The Hungry Tide.» 25th British Commonwealth and Post-Colonial Studies Conference. Savannah, GA. February 2016.

Publications
“Trick or Treat: déconstruction d’une transgression chez Dany  Laferrière.” Nouvelles Etudes Francophones. 2016 (forthcoming).

Watson, Julianna Blair
“Le vampire fantasmagorique, un espace d’‘entre’: monstruosités cycliques dans L’histoire de la femme cannibale. ” Kentucky Foreign Language Conference. Lexington, KY. April 23, 2015.

“The Normal Abnormality: Masquerade, Style, and Recycled Authorship in Broken Lullaby.”  South Atlantic Modern Language Association. Atlanta, GA. November 8 2014.

"Mutité, Débat, Violence: La Force Musicale dans De Battre Mon Coeur S'est Arrêté."  French Enrichment Response Association (FERA), French Graduate Student Organization. Emory University, Atlanta, GA. October 24, 2013.

"J'ai pas sommeil" by Claire Denis.  Co-Coordinator and discussion animator of the Ciné-Club on a selection of Claire Denis' films in preparation of Catherine Dana's event "Claire Denis at Emory" (Nov 14-15), Department of Film and Media Studies and Department of French and Italian. Emory University, Atlanta, GA. November 5, 2012.

 

 

 

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