Paige Tierney

Doctoral Student

Spring 2022 Student Hours

1-2pm T/Th 

Contact Professor for Zoom ID and password

Research Interests

  • Late-twentieth-century and contemporary French literature
  •  Internationale Situationniste and Oulipo movements
  • Affect and urban landscapes
  • Walking in urban environments 
  • Walking as a form of play  
  • The ludic novel


M.A. in French, University of Virginia (2020)
B.A. in French, Baylor University

Additional Education

Université de Caen Normandie, France, Fall 2015

Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Argentina, Summer 2016

Scholarly Activity

Senior thesis L’Innocence désenchantée: Zazie, Holden, et le jeune cynique presented at Baylor's URSA Scholars Week, 2016

Awards and Honors:

Baylor University’s “Outstanding Student in French” Award, 2016

Academic Service

Co-Organizer of UVA French Festival

Professional Experience

Graduate Instructor- Univeresity of Virginia, (French 1010,1020,2010)
English Language Teaching Assistant at Lycée La Martinière Monplaisir- Lyon (2017-2018)”