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Sophie Raynard-Leroy

Assistant Professor of French

Ph.D. Columbia University
Doctorate Université de Paris IV-Sorbonne
Specialization:  Pre-Modern French Literature (17th-18th)
Sub-Specialization: Comparative Literature, Women’s Studies.

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Research Interest:

Women’s literary productions, especially fairy tales and précieux  literature.

Books Published:

La seconde préciosité.  Floraison des conteuses de 1690 à 1756, Tübingen: Gunter Narr, Biblio 17, 2001, 516 p.

 Ongoing Editing and Contributing Book Projects:

- Lives of the Storytellers   with Wayne State University Press, a collective book on biographies.

- Approaches on the literary fairy tales (special issue) with the Romanic Review of Columbia University.

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