Kathryn Levine

Kathryn Levine
At Williams since 2021

Office hours: Tuesday and Wednesday 1-2, and by appointment

Areas of Expertise

  • French medieval literature, especially 12th-century verse romance
  • Marginalized authorial voices in premodern literature
  • Critical heterosexuality studies and queer and feminist theory
  • Other interests: the history of the French language, translation studies, language acquisition

Scholarship/Creative Work

  • book manuscript on violence and nurturance in early medieval romance in progress (title TBD)
  • forthcoming article in Romanic Review: “The Message of ‘Chèvrefeuille’: Reading for Tristanian Intertextuality in Marie de France”
  • Dissertation title: “The Lover’s Voice: The Poetics of Direct Discourse in Medieval French Romance”