Michele Hannoosh

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Michele Hannoosh

Professor of French

4208 MLB

Phone: 734.647.2339

  • Fields of Study
    • Nineteenth-century French literature, art, and culture, the nineteenth-century Mediterranean, word and image studies
  • About

    Michèle Hannoosh is professor of French and the lead faculty on the University of Michigan's Mediterranean studies initiative. Her research focus is nineteenth-century French literature, art, and society; art criticism, relations between the arts; the city, Walter Benjamin, the history of modernity; the representation of history; parody; comparative literature; the Mediterranean. She recently published a major new edition, in French and with commentary, of Eugène Delacroix's Journals, including the painter's voyage to the Maghreb and southern Spain. She is currently working on nineteenth-century photography by local practitioners in the eastern Mediterranean.

  • Education
    • PhD Stanford University