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Christian Flaugh

Associate Professor
933 Clemens Hall
Office Hours: Spring 2017 - Tuesday, 11-00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.; Thursday, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
(716) 645-0879
cflaugh@buffalo.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., French Literature, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.A., French, Middlebury College (Vermont and Paris)
  • B.A., English, Hope College

Courses Regularly Taught

  • FR 212 – “Languages, Texts, Contexts 2”
  • FR 302 – “French Literature: 1789 to today”
  • FR 328 – “Theatre and Revolution”
  • FR 453 – “African and Caribbean Literature”
  • FR 580 – “African and Caribbean Literature”
  • Graduate topic – “Theatre of the Francophone World”
  • Graduate topic – “Bodies, Texts, Aesthetics”

Selected Publications

  • Operation Freak: Identity, Narrative, and the Spectrum of Bodily Abilities. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2012.
  • “Popular Performance: Engaging Reality in the théâtre humain of Guy Régis.” Journal of Haitian Studies1 (Spring 2016).
  • “Revolting Acts and Impassioned Haitian Men in the Francophone World Theatres of Vincent Placoly and Simone Schwarz-Bart.” Francosphères, “Haiti in a Global Frame,” 4.1 (2015): 35-51.
  • “Crossings and Complexities of Gender in Guadeloupe and Martinique: Reflections on French Caribbean Expressions.” L’Esprit Créateur, “Transgender France,” 53.1 (Spring 2013): 45-59.
  • “Of Colonized Mind and Matter: The Dis/Abilities of Negritude in Aimé Césaire’s Cahier d’un retour au pays natal.” Journal of Literary & Cultural Disability Studies, “Disabling Postcolonialism,” 4.3 (October 2010): 291-308.