Catharine Savage Brosman
Catharine Savage Brosman is Professor Emerita of French at Tulane University. She was Mellon Professor of Humanities for 1990 and later held the Gore Chair in French. She was also visiting professor for a term at the University of Sheffield. Her scholarly publications comprise eighteen volumes on French literary history and criticism and two on American literature: Louisiana Creole Literature: A Historical Study (2013) and Five Women Authors of the American Southwest: The Morality of Vision (in press). She has published ten collections of verse, of which the latest is On the Old Plaza (2014), and two collections of personal essays. A third volume, Music from the Lake and Other Essays, is in press.