Jay Crowell

Graduate Student



Jay Crowell is an 8-year veteran of teaching, having worked both at the elementary level in a partial-immersion school as well as at the high school level teaching all levels of French.  He has studied abroad in the University of Geneva’s translation studies program, and has taken groups of students to France, England, and Louisiana. 


B.A. in French with K-12 Teaching certification from Longwood University

Research Interests

French literature and theatre, phonetics, foreign language learning and pedagogy, grammar


James River Foreign Ambassador Award, Adams-Patton Scholarship, Advanced Honors Scholarship, President’s Study Abroad Scholarship

Publications and Other Scholarly Activity


Stealing the Steel in Zola’s Men - INCITE (2009)