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    Marilyn Durham
    Department Chair
    Phone: (262) 472-5050
    Location: Laurentide 3207

    Peter Hoff
    Foreign Language Coordinator
    Phone: (262) 472-1591
    Location: Laurentide 3110

    Mary Orval
    Academic Dept Assoc
    Phone: (262) 472-1036
    Location: Laurentide 3209

    Faculty Profile

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    Sheila Turek, Associate Professor

    Office location: Laurentide 3104
    Phone: (262) 472-1066
    Email: tureks@uww.edu

    DEGREES:

    B.A., George Mason University

    M.A., George Mason University

    Ph.D., University of Maryland

     

    AREAS OF TEACHING:

    French Language, Grammar, Phonetics, Business French, Travel Study, Literature

     

    COURSES TAUGHT:

    Beginning French, Intermediate French, Advanced French, Business French, Phonetics, Conversation, Paris Travel Study, Civilization, Literature

     

    SELECT PRESENTATIONS & PUBLICATIONS:

    “Gay Characters in the Margins: Gender-Based Stereotypes in Subtitled French Films,” The Journal of Popular Culture 45. 1020-40 (October 2012)

    “Representations of Women in Subtitled Films: L’Auberge espagnole and La Vie rêvée des anges,French Cultural Studies 22.2 (May 2011).

    “Foreigners in the Margins: English Subtitles in Inch’Allah dimanche,French Review 83.3 (February 2010).

    "The Foreigner in Subtitled French Film." Popular Culture Association, San Francisco, CA, March 19-22, 2008.
    "Pedes, gouines et homosexuals: Gender-Based Stereotypes of Gay Characters in Subtitled French Films," 14th Annual Lavender Languages and Linguistics Conference, American University, Washington, DC, February 9-11, 2007.
    "Voices in the Mangrove: Code switching as the Twentieth Narrator in Maryse Conde's Traversee de la Mangrove," Association of French Language Studies annual conference, Aston University, Birmingham, England, September 2004.

    Location

    College of Letters & Sciences
    Laurentide Hall 4100
    University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    800 W. Main Street
    Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

    Contact

    Office of the Dean
    Phone: (262) 472-1621
    E-mail: devittv@uww.edu

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