Winthrop University: CAS Faculty Profile - Shinabargar, Scott

Name:  Scott Shinabargar
Title:  Chair, Department of World Languages & Cultures; Professor of French
Education:  Ph.D., French, Emory University
B.A., English and American Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz
Office:  225 Kinard Hall   
Phone:  803/323-2534
Area(s):  French


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In addition to his responsibilities as Chair, Dr. Shinabargar teaches a variety of courses dealing with French and Francophone language, culture and literature. His principal area of research includes 19th and 20th century French Literature, with a concentration on poetry and comparative studies. His interests include the role of violence in modern aesthetics, the rhetoric of literary movements, and explorations of expressivity in poetic languagein particular, phonetic structures and their articulation. His most recent publications deal with the work of Lautréamont, Henri Michaux, René Char, and Philippe Jaccottet, among others. He has edited a special issue of La Revue des Sciences Humaines on the French poetic tradition, Résonance : l'accord du pomeand his book, The Revolting Body of Poetry (BRILL | Rodopi), was published in 2016.



Last updated by rayj 08/01/2019

Last Updated: 8/1/19