NOTE ON CONTRIBUTORS
Math6 Allain, a native of Morocco, is Assistant Professor of French in the Department of Foreign Languages at the University of Southwestern Louisiana.
She is an Associate of the Center for Louisiana Studies and is c u m n t l y serving
as President of the Louisiana I Iistoriwl Association. Her articles on Louisiana
topics have appeaxvd in French Review, Louisiana History, Southern Eqosure,
Rmue d'Histoire de I ' M i q u e Frunpise, Revue de 1'Universite' de Moncton,
University of Denver Occasional Papers, Bulletin de la SPFFA. She has coedited an anthology of Louisiana literature and two books of readings on the
history of Frcnch Louisiana.
Bernard Aresu teaches French and Comparative Literatun! at Rice University,
has published articles and translations on comparative and hncophone literatures,and is completing a book on Kateb Yacine.
Maurice Cagnon is Professor of French and Quebec literatures at Montclair State
College. He is the editor of Etbique et estMtique dpns la littkruttre frnnpise
du X X h siecle (Stanford University), the author of The Quebec Navel
(Twayne Publishers) and co-author of l d h principale / Style VariP,
Stylistique, Gmrnmuire, Traduction (Newbury House Publishers).
written many studies on contemporary Fn!nch and francophone prose and
Melvin Gallant is Professor of French and Acadian Literatures at the
University of Moncton, New Brunswick His ten books include a novel, a
collection of poems, children's tales and essays. H e is also a founding member
and former pmsident of the Editions d'Acadieand the review EgulitL
Eva-Mane Kriiller is an Assistant Professor in the English Department and the
Programme of Comparative Litcratulr at the university of British Columbia.
Her publications include articles in the Canadian J7eview of Comparatiw
Literature, Canadian Literature and Revue de 1'Unimsitkd 'Ottawa.
Janis L Pallister is University Professor of Romance Languages at Bowling
Green State University. She is the author of eightecn scholarly and creative
books, including an English edition of P a s s On Monsters and Mamls
(University of Chicago, 1982). She is also the author of some forty learncd
Hans R. Runte, Professor of medieval French and contemporary Acadian
literature at Dalhousie University, has published Li Ystoire de la mule
mnrashe (Nicmeyer, 1974), The Sewn Sages of Rome: An Analytical
Bibliography (Garland, 1984), articles on Mane d e France et Chktien d e
Troyes, and numerous articles on Acadian writers. He is Associate Editor of
Dalhousie French Review.