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Max - French Graduate

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asariKathy Asari is in her final year of Ph.D. in literature at the Department of French Studies. She specializes in contemporary works of bilingual authors with a particular interest in the relationship between personal identity construction manifested in fictional narratives told in an adopted language. Kathy greatly enjoys teaching and developing methods for creating dynamic classrooms. She has received various awards for teaching and contributed as a presenter in the GIFT program (Great Ideas for Teaching) at the Centre for Teaching and Learning at Western and at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities IASLT (Innovative Approaches to Second Language Teaching) Forum.

agerPatrick Ager is currently completing his PhD thesis in the Department of French Studies. He is interested in late medieval literature, especially theatre. More specifically, his research focuses on issues related to versification in French medieval mystery plays. He has also appeared in several of the department’s theatrical productions, and has enjoyed teaching a variety of undergraduate French courses.

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