Nadia Louar, Ph.D.

Professor of French and Francophone Studies, Department Co-Chair, French Program Coordinator


  • Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley, French
  • M.A., Portland State University, French
  • M.A., Université Lumière Lyon 2, Lyon, English
  • B.A., Université Lumière Lyon 2, Lyon, English


Teaching and Research Interests

  • 20th and 21st-century French and Francophone literature
  • Literature of contemporary non-native French Writers
  • Beckett studies
  • Cultural studies
  • Translation theory and practice
  • Philosophy of language
  • Women's and Gender Studies

Curriculum Vitae