Roberto Maria Dainotto, Professor of Romance Studies
Office: 217A Language Center, Box 90257, Durham, NC 27708
Modern and contemporary Italian culture. Publications include Place in Literature: Regions, Cultures, Communities (Cornell UP, 2000); Europe (in Theory) (Duke UP, 2007); The Mafia: A Cultural History (Reaction Books, 2015); and the edited volume ... Full Profile »
Laurent Dubois, Professor of Romance Studies
Office: 213 Language Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-3112
I am a specialist on the history and culture of the Atlantic world, with a focus on the Caribbean and particularly Haiti. I am the faculty director of the Forum for Scholars and Publics at Duke University, and write for magazines including the New Republic, Sports Illustrated, and the New Yorker. I... Full Profile »
Helen Solterer, Professor of Romance Studies
Office: 217B Language Center, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 660-3118
I’m a critic of fiction –and creative non-fiction – in French in all its forms.
Liberty at its purest, as Alain Chartier, Annie Saumont, Sade test it.
An engaging discipline as Beckett, Rutebeuf, Voltaire, and Zeina Abirached practice it.
Imprinted by my...Full Profile »
Anne Garreta, Research Professor of Literature
Office: 101D Friedl Bldg, Literature Program, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 668-5389
A graduate of the Ecole Normale Supérieure, Anne Garréta, did her License de Lettres at the Université Paris 4 (Sorbonne), her Maitrise and her D.E.A at the Université Paris 7 (Diderot) before moving to the US and pursuing her PhD there.
She has taught... Full Profile »