1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454
Beverly Evans has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1985.
Ph.D., French - University of Pennsylvania
M.A., Bryn Mawr College
A.B., Cornell University
Medieval French poetry and music
20th-Century French literature
Literature and culture of Québec
World War I music
Publications and Professional Activities
“Courtly Literature: ‘Yesterday’ is Today.” The Legacy of Courtly Literature. Eds. Rouben Cholakian and Deborah Nelson-Campbell. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, forthcoming.
“Vendredi, ou les limbes du Pacifique,” The Literary Encyclopedia. Ed. David H. Jones, University of Exeter, UK., 2011.
"Alfred Jeanroy" and "Gustave Reese." Handbook of Medieval Studies. Ed. Albrecht Classen. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 2010.
"Seeking 'Woman' in Medieval French Woman's Song, or Lonc tans a que ne vi m'amie." Dalhousie French Studies, 82:1 (Spring 2008).
"Songs of the Women Trouvères: Just the Same Old Refrains?" Neophilologus, 90:1 (January 2006).
Executive Director, Pi Delta Phi, the National French Honor Society
North American bibliographer for Encomia, the publication of the International Courtly Literature Society
Women in French
Spring 2015 Classes
CMLT 200: Rdg Transnat:Lit of Great War
An introduction to the practice of Comparative Literature and introduces students to arange of key theory-and-methods debates in the field, with attention to those surrounding such matters as history,
globalization, culture, and the aesthetic. Typical subtitles include Sea Narratives, The Global Bildungsroman, Narratives of the Atlantic World, Screening "Race," Transnational Voices.
(May be taken twice for credit under different subtitles.)