Dr. Betty McLane-Iles
Professor of French
B.A. and M.A. University of Arizona, Tucson
l'Université de Montréal (1972)
Ph.D., University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana (1982)
Princeton Fellow, (summer 1986)
On the undergraduate level, Dr. McLane-Iles teaches intermediate and advanced French language courses and French literature survey. In addition she also teaches undergraduate and graduate studies in French Existentialism, Québec and French-Canadian Literature, and, on occasion, Francophone Cinema. Playwright, author of fiction and published works on French-speaking women philosophers, historical leaders and writers, including Simone Weil, Gisèle Halimi, Anne of Brittany, Ying Chen, as well as papers presented on writers of Québec and film directors of France, Québec, Algeria and Africa. Hobbies are swimming, reading, traveling, and painting.