Nancy O'Connor

Lois Watson Professor Emerita of French

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Nancy O'Connor holds a doctorate from Cornell University. Her teaching interests include French language, the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, the twentieth-century novel, and translation.

See below for her more recent publications.



Recent Publications


Madame Dunoyer, Lettres historiques et galantes de deux dames de condition dont l’une était à Paris et l’autre en province (critical edition), Rennes: Presses Universitaires de Rennes, 2012.

"Paul Bourget: The Example of Baudelaire" (translated from the French), New England Review, Vol 30, 2, 2009, 90-104.

"Reports (Some Scandalous) from Eighteenth-Century France" (translation of excerpts from Anne-Marguerite Petit Dunoyer's Lettres historiques et galantes), New England Review, Vol 28, 2, 2007, 109-124.