Beverly Evans has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1985.
Office Hours: Spring 2023
Tuesdays 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Ph.D., French Literature, University of Pennsylvania.
M.A., French Literature, Bryn Mawr College.
A.B., French, Cornell University.
Executive Director, Pi Delta Phi, The National French Honor Society
Editorial Board Member, Encomia, new interdisciplinary journal of the International Courtly Literature Society
Women in French
International Courtly Literature Society
Member, Association of College Honor Societies
Book chapter "Marie Laurencin: From 'Apollinaire and His Friends' to the Ballets Russes." Creative Women and the First World War: Professional Trajectories in Times of Crisis. Forthcoming.
Review of De Gendt, Anne-Marie, and Alicia C. Montoya, eds. La pensée sérielle, du Moyen Age aux Lumières. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2018. Forthcoming, Dalhousie French Studies.
"The Life and Afterlife of French WW I Songs: National Identity Then and Now," French Cultural Studies 28.2 (2017).
“Courtly Literature: ‘Yesterday’ is Today.” The Legacy of Courtly Literature: from Medieval to Contemporary Culture. Eds. Rouben Cholakian and Deborah Nelson-Campbell. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.
"Michel Tremblay's Les Belles-Soeurs." The Literary Encyclopedia, 2015.
Review of Findley, Brooke Heidenreich. Poet Heroines in Medieval French Narrative: Gender and Fictions of Literary Creation. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Women in French Studies 20 (2015).
Review of White, Sophie. Wild Frenchmen and Frenchified Indians, Material Culture and Race in Colonial Louisiana. Philadelphia: The University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012. Dalhousie French Studies 102 (2014).
"Vendredi, ou les limbes du Pacifique," The Literary Encyclopedia, 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'ami.'" Dalhousie French Studies 82.1 (Spring 2008).
“Songs of the Women Trouvères: Just the Same Old Refrains?” Neophilologus 90.1 (2006).
More About Me
- Medieval French poetry and music
- WW I literature, music and culture
- 20th-Century French literature
- Literature and culture of Québec