Arcana Albright, Ph.D. – Albright College

Arcana Albright, Ph.D.

Arcana Albright, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of French
Masters Hall, Room 307A

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
M.A., University of Pennsylvania
M.Ed., Harvard University
B.A., University of California, Berkeley

Courses Taught

French Literature and Culture in Translation (with module in Paris)
Elementary, Intermediate, Advanced, and Conversational French
French Theater
French Fiction
French-Speaking World through Film
History of Ideas
French Culture in Historical Perspective (Middle Ages – 21st century)
French Culture and Civilization (Middle-Ages – French Revolution)
Modern France (19th – 21st century)


“Textualité sans frontière chez Jean-Philippe Toussaint.” Transactions photolittéraires. 2015. 311-320.

“To View or Not to View? Jean-Philippe Toussaint’s Televisual Imaginary.” L’imaginaire: texte et image / The Imaginary: Word and Image. 2015. 207-215.

“Visual Traces of a Literary Manifesto: Jean-Philippe Toussaint’s LIVRE/LOUVRE. Contemporary French and Francophone Studies. 2014. 302-309.

“Remapping Autobiographical Space: Jean-Philippe Toussaint’s Self-Effacing Self-Portraits. » Contemporary French and Francophone Studies. 2011. 543-551.

“Jean-Philippe Toussaint: Écrivain de la photographie et photographe du livre.” Textyles : Revue des lettres belges de langue française. 2011. 65-74.

“Inside the Writer’s Studio: Jean-Philippe Toussaint’s Mes bureaux: Luoghi dove scrivo.” Romance Notes. 2008. 175-184.