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Department of French and Francophone Studies
Bryn Mawr College
101 North Merion Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-2899

Phone: (610) 526-5198
FAX: (610) 526-7479

Faculty at Bryn Mawr College


Pim Higginson
Chair & Major Adviser
Office: Thomas Hall 153
Phone: 610-526-5388

Grace Armstrong
Eunice Morgan Schenck 1907 Professor
Office: Thomas Hall 150
Phone: 10-526-5386

Brigitte Mahuzier (on leave fall 2015)
Directrice, Institut d'études françaises d'Avignon, Emerita
Office: Thomas Hall 146
Phone: 610-526-5384

Associate Professor

Rudy Le Menthéour (on leave 2015/16)
Director, Institut d'études françaises d'Avignon
Graduate Adviser
Office: Thomas Hall 147
Phone: 610-526-5674

Visiting Assistant Professor

Willemina Leida (Willemijn) Don
: Thomas Hall 149


Agnès Peysson-Zeiss
Office: Thomas Hall 145
Phone: 610-526-5387

Faculty at Haverford College


Koffi Anyinéfa (Ph.D., Universität Bayreuth)
Professor Anyinefa specializes in Francophone Studies. In addition to teaching a survey of Francophone literatures (French 250) and a course on French and Francophone cinema (French 255), he offers advanced special topic courses. He also has strong interests in French and German colonial literatures.

Associate Professor

David Sedley, Chair at HC (Ph.D., Princeton University)
David Sedley is an Associate Professor of French and Comparative Literature and specializes in modern French and English literature; history of aesthetics and intellectual history; relations between literature, philosophy, and the sciences; sublimity, taste, irony, and the rise of the novel; skepticism, probability theory, experimentalism, and the vacuum.