Faculty Bio

Anne Brancky

Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies

Anne Brancky completed a B.A. in French at DePaul University in Chicago, and went on to receive her M.A. and Ph.D. in French literature at New York University. Her teaching and research interests include 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century French and Francophone literatures, film, women writers, feminist theory and queer theory, visual cultures, criminality and literature, and literature and the media.

Professor Brancky is currently working on a book project on Marguerite Duras’s relationship to popular crime writing and the mass media entitled Rewriting the Crime: Marguerite Duras and the ‘Fait Divers’.