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Faculty Directory » Yasser Derwiche Djazaerly

Humanities

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Monday through Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Office Information:

Room Number: CNIC 250
Phone: (978) 655-3004
Email: yderwich@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

French for Beginners (FREN 1000/1100)
Arabic for Beginners (ARAB 1026/1100)
German for Beginners (GER 1000/1100)

Education:

​Ph.D., Stanford University (German Studies & Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities).
B.A., University of Wisconsin (French/German).

Research Interests:

Eighteenth- and nineteenth-century French and German literatures
Francophone literature of the Maghreb and Lebanon
Contemporary Arab World

Current Projects:

Articles

“Contesting Orientalism: Amin Maalouf’s Le Rocher de Tanios

“The Maghreb in the U.S. French Curriculum”

Books

"The King Without Care: Frederick the Great, Louis XIV, and the Remaking of Ancien Régime Monarchy"

Representative Publications:

Goethe’s Reception of Ulrich von Hutten,Goethe Yearbook 15 (2008): 1-18.