Emeritus Faculty

Marie Josephine Diamond

Professor of French,
Comparative Literature,
and Women's Studies

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B.A. Leeds University
M.A., Ph.D., Cornell 

Fields of Research:

The Renaissance, 19th Century Literature and Culture, Feminist Theory, Literature and Anthropology, postcolonial theory, and literature by South Asian writers.

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Other Publications:

Graduate Courses:

  • Feminist Theories
  • Montaigne, Shakespeare and Cervantes
  • Minority Women Writers in the 20th Century
  • Rousseau, Kant and Mme de Staël
  • Public Women in 19th-Century French Art and Literature
  • Romantic Women Writers
  • Literature and Revolution

Undergraduate Courses:

  • Women Writers
  • Romanticism
  • Surrealism
  • Theatre of the Absurd
  • Introduction to Theory

Program Connections:

Comparative Literature
Women's Studies Department