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Joseph Brami

Professor & Chair - Dept. of French and Italian
3106 Jimenez Hall
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 4026
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Prof. Brami's main teaching areas are the novel, poetry and essays from the 17th to the 20th centuries. He is currently working on a book-length essay on Marcel Proust's discourse on Jewish identity. His publications include Les Troubles de l'invention: Essai sur le doute poétique de Joë Bousquet (Summa, 1987); Théophile Gautier: Mademoiselle de Maupin (Éditions Nathan,1993); a co-prefaced and co-annotated edition of Marguerite Yourcenar's Lettres à ses amis et quelques autres (Gallimard,1995).

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Modern French literature; 19th and 20th-century French literature; Marcel Proust;Marguerite Yourcenar.

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Ph.D. French Literature New York University
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