Corinne Noirot

Corinne Noirot, Associate Professor of French

Corinne Noirot, Associate Professor of French
Corinne Noirot, Associate Professor of French

Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures
333 Major Williams Hall 
220 Stanger St. 
Blacksburg, VA 24061
540-231-8563 | cnoirot@vt.edu

To learn more, check out Corinne Noirot's Academia page and her Visible Scholarship Initiative lecture.

  • French literature
  • Sixteenth century / Renaissance literature
  • Translation
  • French Wars of Religion
  • French Society and Culture
  • Ph.D. Rutgers University (2005)
  • Student Fellow, École Normale Supérieure de Fontenay-aux-Roses/ENS Lyon (1996-2001)
  • M.A. in French, Washington University in Saint-Louis (2000)
  • Maîtrise de Lettres modernes, Université Paris 3–Sorbonne Nouvelle (1999)  
  • French Program Director, Virginia Tech
  • Host and Organizer, Mid-Atlantic Renaissance & Reformation Conference 2017
  • Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington D.C. Short-term Fellowship. $2,500. (2010)
  • Harvard Houghton Library. Katharine F. Pantzer Jr. Fellowship in Descriptive Bibliography. $3,000 (2010)
  • Certificate for Teaching Excellence Virginia Tech College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences (2011)

Books

“Entre deux airs”: style simple et ethos poétique chez Clément Marot et Joachim Du Bellay (1515-1560). 771 pp. Paris: Hermann éditeurs (Les Collections de la République des Lettres), 2013. (Reprinted from: Presses Universitaires de Laval, 2011).

“Revelations of Character”: Ethos, Rhetoric and Moral Philosophy in Montaigne, eds. C. Noirot-Maguire, with V. M. Dionne. Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007. 247 pp.

Journal Articles

“French Humanist Comedy during the Wars of Religion: The Familiar and the Strange in Jean de la Taille’s The Rivals (Les Corrivaux).” “French across Borders,” ed. A.-H. Miller. Special issue of Explorations in Renaissance Culture 39.2 (2014): 128-43.

“La Renaissance aura lieu si…” Renaissance & Reformation 35.2 (2012): 35-60.

“Marot en ses épîtres de "Bourgeon" et "Raisin" ou l’équivoque régénérée.” Revue internationale d’études françaises 1 (2011) 

“Conjurer le mal: Jean de La Taille et le paradoxe de la tragédie humaniste.” “Spectacle in Late Medieval and Early Modern France,” eds. J. Persels & R. Ganim. EMF: Studies in Early Modern France 13 (Feb. 2010): 121-43. 

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