Dr. David O. Scaer

Associate Professor
Department: Modern Languages
Office: 221 Lucas Hall
Phone: 375-2456

scaer@roanoke.edu

Degrees:

1995-2000
University of Virginia, Charlottesville VA
DOCTORATE IN FRENCH LITERATURE
Advisor: Mary B. McKinley
Topic: Clément Janequin: Reader of Poets at the Court of Francis I.
(close musicological and literary analysis of works of sixteenth-century French composer Clément Janequin, musical reinterpretations of well-known poetry of his day)

1992-1995
University of Virginia, Charlottesville VA
MASTER OF ARTS IN FRENCH LITERATURE
Advisor: Mary B. McKinley
Topic: Pour resjouyr les compaignons: a Textual Analysis of Escoutez tous gentils of 1528
(Employing reader-response criticism to situate Janequin’s Escoutez tous gentils into the context of the rhétoriqueur movement)

1988-1992
Hope College, Holland MI
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN FRENCH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE, summa cum laude
Advisor: Anne Larsen

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