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Gaston Bachelard, Atomistic Intuitions (Translation and Introduction)

Roch Smith, Professor Emeritus of French

An English translation of the French philosopher’s sixth book, in which he seeks to develop a metaphysical context for modern […]


Gaston Bachelard: Philosopher of Science and Imagination

Roch Smith, Professor Emeritus of French

Overview of the entire spectrum of works by one of twentieth-century France’s most original thinkers. Gaston Bachelard, one of twentieth-century […]


Erotik Düş Makinesi

Roch Smith, Professor Emeritus of French and Anthony Fragola

Turkish translation by Baran Bilir of The Erotic Dream Machine: Interviews with Alain Robbe-Grillet on His Films (Southern Illinois University […]


Understanding Alain Robbe-Grillet

Roch Smith, Professor Emeritus of French

A guide for the adventurous reader to Robbe-Grillet’s labyrinthine and playful world of novels, short stories, and autobiographies. Emerging early […]


Advances in Spanish as a Heritage Language

Kelly Pereira, Associate Professor of Spanish

Bringing together contributions from some of the leading experts in the field of Spanish as a Heritage Language, this volume […]


Gendered Frames, Embodied Cameras: Varda, Akerman, Cabrera, Calle, and Maïwenn

Cybelle McFadden, Associate Professor of French

The first book to link these five filmmakers together through an analysis of the relationship between filming one’s own body […]


Time Pieces

Mark Smith-Soto, Professor of Spanish

Mark Smith-Soto’s poetry merges cultures and familial memory with an aesthetic clarity and wisdom that I admire greatly as a […]


The Danse Macabre: Printed by Guyot Marchant, 1485

tr. David Fein, Professor of French

Although one of the earliest visual representations of the danse macabre was destroyed over three centuries ago, a successful printer, […]


The German Student Movement and the Literary Imagination

Susanne Rinner, Assistant Professor of German

Through a close reading of novels by Ulrike Kolb, Irmtraud Morgner, Emine Sevgi Ozdamar, Bernhard Schlink, Peter Schneider, and Uwe […]


Our Lives are Rivers

Mark Smith-Soto, Professor of Spanish

Taking its title from Jorge Manrique’s famous elegy for his father (“Nuestras vidas son los ríos…”), this poetry collection is […]