French Studies



link to catalog page JOSEPH-GABRIEL, Reimagining Liberation

Reimagining Liberation

How Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire

Author: Annette K. Joseph-Gabriel
Pub Date: January 2020

The work and thought of seven black women in the fight against colonialism   learn more...
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link to catalog page BEAUVOIR, TRANS. KLAW, ED. KLAW, BEAUVOIR, & SIMONS, Diary of a Philosophy Student Author: Simone de Beauvoir
Pub Date: June 2019

With the foundational feminist thinker as she accepts "the great adventure of being me"   learn more...
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link to catalog page CONWAY, Agnès Varda Author: Kelley Conway
Pub Date: November 2015

An intimate consideration of one of the world's most exuberant and intriguing directors   learn more...
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link to catalog page BEAUVOIR, Feminist Writings Author: Simone de Beauvoir Edited by Margaret A. Simons and Marybeth Timmermann
Pub Date: March 2015

The philosopher's writings on, and engagement with, twentieth century feminism   learn more...
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link to catalog page WILLIAMS, Germaine Dulac

Germaine Dulac

A Cinema of Sensations

Author: Tami Williams
Pub Date: August 2014

The first in-depth historical study of the trailblazing filmmaker and feminist and her work   learn more...
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link to catalog page BEAUVOIR, Political Writings Author: Simone de Beauvoir
Pub Date: July 2012

New translations illustrate Beauvoir's political engagement and cultural critique   learn more...
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link to catalog page MAI, Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne Author: Joseph Mai
Pub Date: May 2010

Fleshing out contemporary ethics in the Dardenne brothers' films   learn more...
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link to catalog page EZRA, Jean-Pierre Jeunet Author: Elizabeth Ezra
Pub Date: April 2008

The prosthetic visions of a director whose work exemplifies Europe's engagement with Hollywood   learn more...
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link to catalog page WITTIG, Les Guérillères Author: Monique Wittig
Pub Date: August 2007

A leading French feminist's most popular novel, available again   learn more...
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link to catalog page ALTER, Chris Marker Author: Nora M. Alter
Pub Date: July 2006

The maverick filmmaker's personal and political relationships with film   learn more...
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