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Modern Languages

Pamela Pears

Professor of French; Department Chair
Education
  • B.A., French, Millersville University of Pennsylvania, 1993
  • M.A., French, University of Pittsburgh, 1996
  • Ph.D., French, University of Pittsburgh, 2001
Research

 

 

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Teaching

Fall 2016

FRS 101: Elementary French I

FRS 201: Intermediate French I

FRS 304: Introduction to French and Francophone Literature and Culture II

Selected Publications

CELAAN (Revue du Centre d’Etudes des Littératures et des Arts d’Afrique du Nord/Review of the Center for the Study of the Literature and Arts of North Africa), “Regards sur les films d’Abdellatif Kechiche” 13.1 (Spring 2016).

“Delacroix, Djebar’s Interlocutor, par excellence”. Contemporary French & Francophone Studies: Sites. 17.5 (December 2013).

“Ly Thu Ho.” Passages et Ancrages : Dictionnaire des écritures migrantes en France depuis 1981. Paris : Honoré Champion, 2012. 

“Images, Messages, and the Paratext in Algerian Women’s Writing.” Judging a Book by its Cover. Eds. Nicole Matthews and Nickianne Moody. Hampshire, England: Ashgate, 2007.

“Le mythe de la guerrière : Yamina Mechakra et Ly Thu Ho.” Des femmes écrivent la guerre. Eds. Frédérique Chevillot and Anna Norris. Aix-en-Provence: Éditions Complicités, 2007.

“Kateb Yacine’s Journey Beyond Algeria and Back.” Hommage à Kateb Yacine. Ed. Nabil Boudraa. Paris: L’Harmattan, 2006.

Remnants of Empire in Algeria and Vietnam: Women, Words, and War. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2004. (Paperback reprint in December 2006).

Washington College Honors

  • Alumni Association’s Award for Distinguished Teaching, May 2009