Languages and Cultures

West Chester University

Dr. Mahmoud Amer
Acting Chair 2016-2017
224 Mitchell Hall
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-436-2700
Fax: 610-436-3048

Rebecca M. Pauly

Rebecca M. Pauly
Professor of Languages
D.M.L., Middlebury College
M.A., University of California, Berkeley
B.A., Smith College
Rebecca M. Pauly

Our department announces the retirement of Dr. Becky Pauly as of May 2015. Dr. Pauly served the department for many years as the director of our French and Italian Programs, as well as Graduate Coordinator, all of which thrived under her supervision. We thank her for her indelible contribution, and we wish her a wonderful retirement.

Research interests:

French and Italian film studies, 19th and 20th century French literature

Recent Publications/Activities:

"Origin-ality: Sources and Adaptations of Francophone Voices." AATF Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, 2010; First Linguistic Origins conference, Towson, MD, 2011.

Articles on Children on French Film, Baudelaire translating E.A. Poe.

(Recent Activites)

Classes regularly taught:

EFR 350 French Civlization on Feature Film,

FRE 350 French Cinema,

FRE 304 French and Francophone literature,

EIT 360 Italian Film,

ITA 360 Italian Cinema