|Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures|
Lynn Anderson received B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of Kansas, an M.A. from Bryn Mawr College and a Ph.D. from Princeton University. She is a specialist in modern French poetry and teaches courses on the poetry of city spaces, 19th and 20th century French literature and cinematic adaptations of French literature. She has taught at Princeton University, Bryn Mawr College, Haverford College, the University of Pennsylvania, Villanova University, and Kutztown University. She has published on contemporary poet Jacques Réda and Renaissance poet Du Bellay. Her research interests include the structure of poetic language, the relation between poetry and space, film studies and French literature, the visual arts and literature, and writing by women.