Professor of French (on leave fall 2015)
Directrice, Institut d'études françaises d'Avignon, Emerita
Ph.D. Cornell University
Office: Thomas Hall 146
Brigitte Mahuzier specializes in Modern French history, cultural studies, and gender and queer theory. Among her courses are: "Histoire des femmes en France de la Révolution àl'époque moderne," "Ecrire la grande guerre," "Histoire de la pensée moderne: de Lévi-Strauss à Derrida," "Littérature et gastronomie," and a number of seminars on fin-de siècle aesthetics and politics as well as on the work and reception of Marcel Proust. She is the author of Proust et la guerre (2012).