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Nancy Lane

Distinguished Professor Emeritus
Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures
University of South Carolina

Office: Retired

Dr. Lane is a specialist in twentieth-century French literature, avant-garde theater, and feminist theory. Major publications include Understanding Eugène Ionesco (University of South Carolina Press, 1994); "Expressing the Inexpressible: Ionesco and the Struggle With Language," Postscript 9 (1991): 1-9 (winner of the Joiner Prize for outstanding article); "From Saint-Hilaire to Martinviand Beyond: Self, Desire and Writing in Remembrance of Things Past." Style 22 (1988): 391-401; "The Subject in/of History: Hiroshima mon amour." Literature and Film in the Historical Dimension. Ed. John D. Simons. Gainesville, FL: UP of Florida, 1994. 89-100; "L'Amant de la Chine du nord: Sacred Prostitution or Recovery?" Thirty Voices in the Feminine . Ed. Michael Bishop. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1996. 34-41; "Duras and Cardinal: Writing the (M)Other," French Forum 24 (1999): 215-232.