Dr. Sara Jane Miles

Associate Professor of French
(402) 465-7550
smiles [at] NebrWesleyan.edu
Old Main 318
Office hours: 

Fall 2015:
MTF 10:00-10:50, W 2:15- 3:30, and by appointment.


Ph.D., French Language and Literature, University of Virginia, 2005
M.A., French Language and Literature, University of Virginia, 1996
B.A., French, University of Oregon Honors College, 1993

Courses taught: 

Beginning French
Intermediate French
French Conversation & Composition
Survey of French Literature
Medieval French Literature
French Literature of the Nineteenth Century
French Literature of the Twentieth Century
Francophone Literature of Africa
Francophone Literature of Canada
French Culture and Civilization
French Cinema
Quebec Culture and Society

Archways Seminar: French Cinema
Liberal Arts Seminar: French Cinema
Liberal Arts Seminar: Joan of Arc
Liberal Arts Seminar: Midnight in Paris

Course schedule: 

Spring 2015
French 1020-01: French Stage 2 MTWF 9:00-10:50
French 1020-02: French Stage 2 MTWF 11:00-11:50
French 3420-01: French Literature - 20th Century

Research and academic interests: 

Medieval French literary and cultural studies: gender and sexuality;
late-French epic (the Nanteuil cycle); Joan of Arc; identity formation.
French film. Quebec Studies.

Professional and community affiliations, certifications and awards: 

American Association of Teachers of French (AATF)
Société Rencesvals
Phi Beta Kappa (UO 1993)