Anne Theobald

Credentials: PhD, UW-Madison

Position title: Teaching Faculty II of French, Director of the French House


Department office: 634 Van Hise Hall
French House

Primary language



Pedagogy (French language, literature, and culture) and second language acquisition, phonetics, 17th-century French literature

Selected publications

  • Textures: Pour approfondir la communication orale et écrite, Yale University Press, 2018, co-authored with Elizabeth Berglund Hall, Mark Andrew Hall, and James Pfrehm
  • “Moral Admonishment, Amorous Conflict: How to avoid severing the connection.”  In Networks, Interconnection, Connectivity. Ed. Ellen R. Welch and Michèle Longino. Tübingen: Narr-Verlag, 2015.  Co-authored with Ullrich Langer.

  • Plaisirs solitaires: Masturbation in the Histoire comique de Francion.”  Cahiers du dix-septième, 15.2 (2015), 46-62. 

  • “In Francion’s Shadow: ‘Ethos’-based Failure in Charles Sorel’s Polyandre.”  Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature XXXIX, 76 (2012), 65-78.