Modern Languages

New French Accomplishments

Both faculty and students of French produce outstanding academic work

The Modern Language Department is proud to announce the following news coming from our French students and faculty.

Co-Publication by Prof. Everett and French Minor Katie Dee

Assistant Professor Julin Everett and French Minor Katie Dee publish “The Textual Ceremony: Writing against Trauma in Calixthe Beyala’s La petite fille du réverbère.” The article will appear in a forthcoming volume of the peer-reviewed journal The French Review.

French Professor Julin Everett and French senior Katie Dee


French Seniors Celebrate!

In Fall 16 senior majors and minors came together for a special dinner to celebrate four years of studying French at Ursinus. Pictured: Sean Clarke, Dr. Julin Everett, Meredith Rocha, Dustin Brinker, Mary Holmcrans, Jenna Pellegrino, Ayesha Contractor.


From Summer Fellow to Honors Candidate

French minor Michael Esposito ’18 began his current honors project “La création du monde: Voix féminines et identités transnationales dans la littérature beur et la littérature pied noir ” as a 2016 Summer Fellows Project.