Department chair: John Gruber-Miller | Contact info


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    Devan Baty

    Associate Professor of French

    Teaches courses of all levels on French language and French and Francophone culture and literature. Baty's current research focuses on print culture and female readership in early modern France, the integration of information and intercultural literacy tasks into language instruction, and Francophone cultural production from the Maghreb. Ph.D., University of Wisconsin; M.A. and B.A., University of Iowa.

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    Rebecca Wines

    Associate Professor of French

    Teaches a wide variety of courses in French language as well as French and Francophone literature, film, and cultures. These courses range from Beginning French, to Introduction to French and Francophone Film, to Advanced Topic courses including Sporting Identities in the French-speaking World. Among her academic interests are sports studies, French and Francophone film, and gender studies. Ph.D., University of Michigan; M.A., University of Michigan; B.A., Whitman College.

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  • Diane Crowder

    Professor of French and Women's Studies Emerita

    B.S., Texas Christian University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin.