Maureen Jameson


Maureen Jameson.

Maureen Jameson


Maureen Jameson


Scholarly Interests

19th, 20th and 21st century French literature and society; Digital Humanities; French history; Cognitive Science; Science and society

Contact Information

901 Clemens Hall

Spring 2021 Office Hours

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Phone: (716) 645-0860


  • PhD, French language and literature, Princeton University, 1980
  • MA, French language and literature, Princeton University, 1978
  • BA, French language and literature, Vanderbilt University, 1975

Current Research

The image of smoking and the smoker in French and francophone culture.

Selected Publications

  • “Promises and Challenges of Digital Libraries and Document Image Analysis: A Humanist’s Perspective.” Proceedings of the 2004 International Workshop on Document Image Analysis for Libraries. Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 2004.
  • "De Villequier à Pont-l'Evêque: un palimpseste flaubertien?" La Revue des Lettres Modernes: Histoire des Idées et des Littératures. 1165-1172 (1994):169-86.
  • "Mediation, parasitism, and intertextuality in La Chartreuse de Parme." French Forum3 (Sept. 1992): 261-79.
  • "Volupté: récit d'un crime." Romanic Review 85.1 (Jan. 1994): 49-63.
  • "Métonymie et trahison dans L'Education sentimentale." Nineteenth-Century French Studies4 (1991): 566-582.
  • "Some thoughts on Flaubert and Intertextuality." Mid-Hudson Language Studies2 (1989): 65-74.

Courses Taught

  • FR 211/212: Introduction to French language and culture
  • FR 305: Reading French Historians
  • FR 350: Modern French Short Story
  • FR 525: French for Reading Knowledge
  • FR 482: The Image of Smoking and the Smoker in French literature and culture