Dr A J Tooke

Emeritus Professor of French

Adrianne J. Tooke, M.A. (B.A. London, Ph.D. Cambridge)
University Lecturer (CUF) in French, Fellow of Somerville College

 

Research

Adrianne Tooke’s interests include Flaubert, especially travel writing and connections with the visual arts. Also Benjamin Constant in the early 1800s and nineteenth-century literature of all kinds, especially the novel and prose poetry.

Teaching

French language and literature, especially 19th- and 20th-century.

Publications

‘Flaubert: Views of the Orient’, in: Eastern Voyages, Western Visions: French Writing and Painting of the Orient, ed. Margaret Topping (Peter Lang, Bern, 2004), 167-185

Editor, with D. Wood, B. Anelli, Benjamin Constant , Correspondance vol III , Oeuvres completes (Tuebingen, Niemeyer, 2003)

Translator, Flaubert , L’Education sentimentale (Wordsworth Classics, 2003)

‘Flaubert et les arts picturaux: de l’image au texte ‘, Bulletin Flaubert-Maupassant , 11 (2002), 7-21

Flaubert and the Pictorial Arts: From Image to Text (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2000)

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