French literature, nonfiction, autobiography, experimental literature, Oulipo


PhD, Department of French and Romance Philology, Columbia University, 2005.
Diplôme d’études approfondies, French literature, Université Paris 8, 2003.
BA, Modern and Medieval Languages (French and German), University of Cambridge, 1998.


Constraining Chance: Georges Perec and the Oulipo. Northwestern UP, 2009.

The Documentary Imagination in Twentieth-Century French Literature: Writing with Facts. Oxford UP, 2020.

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