Institut de langue et de littérature françaises

Université de Berne
Länggassstrasse 49 
CH - 3000 Bern 9

+41 (0) 79 612 76 33

corinne.fournier@rom.unibe.ch

© 2018 Corinne Fournier Kiss

PD Dr. Corinne FOURNIER KISS                            

Privatdocent at the Faculty of Arts, University of Bern, Switzerland

 

 

 

Contact

Institute of French Language and Literature
University of Bern
Länggassstrasse 49
CH - 3000 Bern 9

+41 (0) 79 612 76 33

corinne.fournier@rom.unibe.ch

Education and qualifications

 

  • Triple habilitation, University of Bern

    • in French Literature

    • in Comparative Literature

    • in Slavic Literatures

  • Doctorate, University of Geneva

    • in Comparative Literature

  • Licence ès lettres, University of Geneva

 

Awards

 

Prix Européen du Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire 2009” (French Prize for Literary Criticism on the Literature of the Fantastic) for the monograph La Ville européenne dans la littérature fantastique du tournant du siècle (1860-1915) [Representation of the City as a Place of the Fantastic in the European Literature of the Turn of the Century (1860-1915)], L’Âge d’Homme, Collection Slavica, Lausanne, 2007.

 

Areas of specialization and interest

 

  • Romance and Slavic literatures

    • 19th-21st Centuries

    • Representions of space – urban space, domestic space, borders and landscapes

    • Fictions of the Fantastic

  • Francophone literature (20th and 21st Centuries)

  • Literature and interculturality

  • Literature and other arts (architecture and music)

  • Literature and gender

 

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Books (selection)

 

  • Monographs

 

  • Books Edited

  • (in preparation) SUTER, Patrick & FOURNIER KISS, Corinne (ed.), Poétique des frontières dans les littératures de langue française des XXe et XXIe siècles, MétisPresses, Genève, forthcoming in 2020.

  • FOURNIER KISS, Corinne (ed.), Colloquium Helveticum. Musique et émotions dans la littérature/Musik und Emotionen in der Literatur/Music and Emotions in Literature, Aisthesis, Bielefeld, 2019.

  • JANICKA, Anna, FOURNIER KISS, Corinne & BRACKA, Maria (ed.), Przemiany dyskursu emancypacyjnego kobiet, Wydawnictwo Alter Studio, Białystok, 2017.

  • FOURNIER KISS, Corinne, CHARIATTE Nadine & KRAKENBERGER, Etna R. (ed.), Räume der Romania - Beiträge zum XXX. Forum Junge Romanistik, Peter Lang Verlag, Frankfurt am Main, 2016.

  • SUTER, Patrick, BORDESSOULE-GILLIÉRON, Nadine & FOURNIER KISS, Corinne (ed.), Regards sur l’interculturalité. Un parcours interdisciplinaire, MétisPresses, Genève, 2016.

  • HUNKELER, Thomas, FOURNIER KISS, Corinne & LUETHI, Ariane (ed.), Place au public. Les spectateurs du théâtre contemporain, MétisPresses, Genève, 2008.

 

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