Kristen K. Stern

Visiting Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies

Associations

French and Francophone Studies

Roger Williams Hall, Room 405

207-786-6195kstern@bates.edu

About

Kristen Stern, Ph.D. Boston University

Kristen Stern is Visiting Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies. She has taught French language and literature at Boston College, Boston University, and Simmons College. Her research and teaching interests include contemporary francophone literature, performance studies, cultural studies, and digital humanities. In her current research project,Writing on Stage: Performative Authorship and Contemporary Francophone African Writers, she investigates how today’s writers from the continent working in French construct their authorial personae across print and digital platforms, and in personal appearances.

She will teach in the Fall FRE101 and FRE205.