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Catherine Marachi  |  Interests  |  Scholarship  

Education:

  • Ph.D. French Literature, George Washington University, May 22, 1981
  • M.A. Lettres Modernes, Universite de Haute Bretagne Rennes, France
  • Licence (B.A.) Lettres Modernes, Sorbonne. Paris, France

Teaching Experience:

  • Associate Professor - Saint Mary's College of California (2005 - Present)
  • Adjunct - Saint Mary's College of California (February 1995 - 2005)
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant - George Washington University, Washington, D.C. (1977 - 1981)

Presentations:

Selected Presentations

  • Chair of the session of French Literature before 1880. Marachi, Catherine (panel or forum chair, moderator, or leader)
    Rocky Mountain Modern language Association
    (October 2011)
  • "Le theme de l'Incompletude dans 'Sphinx' d'Anne Garreta.". Marachi, Catherine (paper)
    RMMLA Convention, Calvary, Canada
    (October 06, 2007)

Recent presentions

  • Sin and Redemption in Zola's Rougon Macquart. Marachi, Catherine (paper)
    Rocky Mountains Modern Language Association
    (October 15, 2010)
  • Unreliable narrator in Christine de Pizan's "The Book of True Lovers". Marachi, Catherine (paper)
    RMMLA
    (October 08, 2009)
  • Narrateur Assassin-Lecteur Complice Dans "La Decomposition" d'Anne Garreta. Marachi, Catherine (paper, panel or forum chair, moderator, or leader)
    RMMLA Convention
    Presenter and Panel Chair
    (October 10, 2008)
  • Techniques de Perversion dans "Le train de nulle part" de Michel Thaler. Marachi, Catherine (paper)
    Rocky Mountain Modern Languages Association
    (October 06, 2006)
  • Deconstruction et Reconstruction dans "Corps et biens" de Robert Desnos". Marachi, Catherine (paper)
    Hawaii International Conference for the Arts and the Humanities
    (January 2005)

Workshop

  • Julian of Norwich. Marachi, Catherine (panel or forum chair, moderator, or leader)
    Saint Mary's Seminar faculty discussion leader
    (May 06, 2010)
  • Using Oulipo techniques in French composition courses. Marachi, Catherine (other-Workshop leader)
    FLANC (Foreign Language Association of Northern America)
    (November 10, 2007)

Publications:

  • Marachi, Catherine. April 2012. Book Review: Pedrick, Victoria, Euripides, Freud, and the Romance of Belonging, Rocky Mountain Review of Literature and languages, vol. 66, issue 1, pg.90-91, RMMLA
  • Marachi, Catherine. 2011. Book Review: Forsans, Ola, Le Theatre de Lelio: etude du repertoire du Nouveau Theatre Italien de 1716 a 1729, Eighteenth Century Current Bibliography, vol. Vol 333
  • Marachi, Catherine. 2011. Book Review: Goubourne, Russel, Voltaire Comic dramatist, EECB, vol. Vol 33
  • Marachi, Catherine. "Book review: Virginia Scott and Sara Sturn-Maddox, Performance, Poetry and Politics on the Queen's Day: Catherine de Medicis and Pierre Ronsard at Fontainebleau." Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature, Vol. # 64, Iss. 1. Washington State: RMMLA, April 2010
  • Marachi, Catherine. "Book review: New Interpretations in the History of French Literature: From Marie de France to Beckett and Cioran. Edited by Aleksandra Gruzinska." Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature, Vol. # 63, Iss. 1. Washington State: RMMLA, April 2009
  • Marachi, Catherine. "Book review, Paul Guiford, Love, Desire and Transcendence in French Literature: Deciphering Eros." Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature, Vol. # 62, Iss. 1. Washington State: RMMLA, April 2008
  • Marachi, Catherine. "Book review: Michelle Emanuel, From Surrealism to less Exquisite Cadavers." Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature, Vol. # 62, Iss. 1. Washington State: RMMLA, April 2008
  • Marachi, Catherine. "Book review: William Carter, Proust in Love." Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature, Vol. # 61, Iss. 1. RMMLA, April 2007
  • Marachi, Catherine. "Book review: Suzanne Pucci, Sites of the Spectator." ECCB (Eighteenth Century Current Bibliography, Vol. # n.s. 28. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University, October 2006
  • Marachi, Catherine. "Book review: Beaumarchais, Le Mariage de Figaro, Edition critique etablie par Gerard Kahn." Eighteenth Century Current Bibliography, Vol. n. 28. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University, October 2006
  • Marachi, Catherine. "Book review: Tollini, Frederic, Snene Design at the Court of Louis XIV." EECB, Vol. n. 28. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University, October 2006
  • Marachi, Catherine. BOOK: Robert Desnos: "Corps et biens" ou le naufrage surrealiste. New Orleans: Presses Universitaires du Nouveau Monde, 2005.
  • Marachi, Catherine. "ARTICLE: La Place du reve dans la serie des Rougon-Macauart de Zola." Les Cahiers Naturalistes. Ed. Henri, Mitterand Paris, France: Editions Faquelle, 1984. 89-96
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