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Elizabeth Voss

Elizabeth Voss


Senior Lecturer, French; French Language Coordinator
Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

eevoss@syr.edu

316B HB Crouse Hall
315.443.5900


Research and Teaching Interests

Manuscript Studies, Medieval Travel Writing, Travel Literature, French Literature and Culture
-National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar, Mapping, Text, and Travel, Newberry Library, Chicago, Summer 2016

Courses

French 202-Business French

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Virginia, Department of French Spring 2015
  • B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, Department of French and Italian Spring 2005

Career

  • Senior Lecturer and Language Program Coordinator, Syracuse University
  • Syracuse University Project Advance Faculty Liaison, Syracuse University
  • 2007-2015 Graduate Instructor of French, University of Virginia
  • 2008-2009 Lecturer, English Comprehension, Université de Provence Aix-Marseille 
  • 2005-2006 Teaching Assistant, English, Lycée Jean Monnet, Montpellier

Books Reviews

  • Noémie Chardonnens, Lautre du même: emprunts et répétitions dans le Roman de Perceforest (Genève: Librairie Droz, 2015). Reviewed in The Medieval Review (Spring 2016).
  • Simon Gaunt, Marco Polos Le Devisement du Monde: Narrative Voice, Language and Diversity (Cambridge: D.S. Brewer, 2013). Reviewed in Digital Philology: A Journal of Medieval Cultures (Spring 2014).

Presentations

  • “Materiality and Mobility: Pilgrim Badges in a Manuscript Context,” International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, MI, May 2017 (forthcoming).
  • “The Itineraries of Bodleian MS Douce 51,” The Pre-Modern Book in a Global Context: Materiality and Visuality,” Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies Conference,Binghamton University, October 21 2016.