Joëlle Vitiello
  • Joëlle Vitiello
  • Professor and Chair
  • Focuses on 20th-21st-century French and francophone literature and culture; Haitian literature and culture; French and Francophone Cinema; Postcolonial identities; Immigration; Violence in France and the francophone world.
  • 651-696-6412
Andrew Billing
  • Andrew Billing
  • Associate Professor
  • Focuses on 18th-century French literature, French Enlightenment political and moral philosophy and economic ideas, French imperialism in the Pacific, francophone literature from the Pacific, science fiction, and critical theory
  • 651-696-6306
Claude Cassagne
Moustapha Diop
Juliette Rogers

Lab Instructors/ Visiting Instructors

Aïda Lewis
Erica Petersen


  • Meriem Alaoui
  • Department Coordinator, French and Francophone Studies
  • 651-696-6437