Eric Wistrom

Credentials: PhD Candidate in French

Email: wistrom@wisc.edu

Address:
632 Van Hise Hall

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  • “Cultural Hybridity and Interlanguage: a transgenerational study of semantics and pragmatics in Azouz Begag’s Le Gone du Chaâba.” 51st Annual NeMLA Convention. Boston, MA. Upcoming March 2020.
  • De la franchise: the ethos of political rhetoric in Michel de Montaigne’s ‘De l’utile et de l’honnête’.” 61st Annual MMLA Convention. Chicago, IL. November 16, 2019.
  • “Writing the (Third)Spaces of Postcolonial (non-)lieux in Assia Djebar’s Nulle part dans la maison de mon père.” 61st Annual MMLA Convention. Chicago, IL. November 15, 2019.
  • “The Passage of Migrancy and the Cult of Postcolonial Nationalism in Rachid Boudjedra’s Topographie idéale pour une agression caractérisée.” 22nd Annual Conference of the Hermes Consortium for Literary and Cultural Studies. Gießen, Germany. May 22, 2019.
  • “The Labyrinth of National (In)Difference in Rachid Boudjedra’s Topographie idéale pour une agression caractérisée.” 50th Annual NeMLA Convention. Washington, DC. March 23, 2019.
  • “Socially-Mediated Sketching of Caricature and Irony in YB’s Allah superstar.” 60th Annual MMLA Convention. Kansas City, MO. November 17, 2018.
  • “The Biopolitics of Cartesian passions de l’âme in Jean Racine’s Andromaque.” 60th Annual MMLA Convention. Kansas City, MO. November 17, 2018.
  • “Abjective Typology of the griot-enfant soldat in Ahmadou Kourouma’s Allah n’est pas obligé.” 49th Annual NeMLA Convention. Pittsburgh, PA. April 14, 2018.
  • “Affective and Cognitive Implications of Post-Traumatic ciné-théâtre in Koffi Kwahulé’s Les Recluses.” 59th Annual MMLA Convention. Cincinnati, OH. November 11, 2017.
  • “Rhetorical Permutations of ingénuité, franchise, and naïveté in Choderlos de Laclos’ Les Liaisons dangereuses.” 59th Annual MMLA Convention. Cincinnati, OH. November 10, 2017.
  • “Diglossic Readings of Referential Palimpsests in Assia Djebar’s Nulle part dans la maison de mon père.” 48th Annual NeMLA Convention. Baltimore, MD. March 23, 2017.
  • “The Ethos of Luminary Allegory and Protreptic (Counter-)Exemplarity in Théophile de Viau’s Theophilus in carcere.” 58th Annual MMLA Convention. St. Louis, MO. November 12, 2016.
  • “Transgenerational Sociolinguistic Assimilation and Integration in Azouz Begag’s Le Gone du Chaâba.” 58th Annual MMLA Convention. St. Louis, MO. November 11, 2016.

COURSES TAUGHT

  • French 203
  • French 102
  • French 101