Professor, WSU, Fall 2015-present.
Associate Professor, WSU, Fall 2005-Winter 2015.
Assistant Professor, WSU Fall 1999-Winter 2005.
Chair, Classical and Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Spring 2014-present.
Director, Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, WSU, Fall 2010-Winter 2014.

Scholarly Books

  1. (with Donald Haase and Helen Callow). Folktales and Fairy Tales: Traditions and Texts from around the World. Second revised and expanded edition of The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktale and Fairy Tales. 4 vols. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2016.
  2. Enchantements désenchantés: Les contes queer de Jacques Demy. Trans. by Jean-François Cornu. Rennes: Presses universitaires de Rennes, 2015. (Translation of Queer Enchantments.)
  3. Queer Enchantments: Gender, Sexuality, and Class in the Fairy-Tale Cinema of Jacques Demy. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, October 2013.
  4. Salonnières, Furies, and Fairies: the Politics of Gender and Cultural Change in Absolutist France. Newark: U of Delaware P, 2005.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

  1. "Monstrous Modernity on French Television: La Brigade des maléfices." Special Issue on Transcultural/Intermedial Fairy Tales on TV, Marvels & Tales, Guest Editors Pauline Greenhill and Jill Rudy. 31.1 (2017). Forthcoming.
  2. “Madeleine de Scudéry’s Animal Sublime, or Of Chameleons.” Ecozon 7.1 (2016): 28-42. Multimedia/duggan/Files/Duggan_Scude%CC%81ry_Chameleons.pdf
  3. “From Genie to Efreet: Fantastic Apparitions in the Tales of The Arabian Nights.” Journal for the Fantastic in the Arts 26.1 (2015): 113-35.
  4. “The Reception of the Grimms in Nineteenth-Century France: Volkspoesie and the Reconceptualization of the French Fairy-Tale Tradition.” Fabula: Journal of Folklore Studies 55.3/4 (2014): 260-85.
  5. “Epicurean Cannibalism, or France Gone Savage,” French Studies (October 2013): 463-77.
  6. “The Revolutionary Undoing of the Maiden Warrior in Riyoko Ikeda’s Rose of Versailles and Jacques Demy’s Lady Oscar,” Marvels & Tales 27.1 (Spring 2013): 34-51.
  7. “Damaris et Aloph, ou textes en miroir,” XVIIe siècle 251.2 (April 2011): 197-204.
  8. “Rape and Sociopolitical Positioning in the Histoire tragique,” Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal, vol. V (2010): 137-65.
  9. “Diabolical Schemes and Infernal Punishments: The Cases of Ravaillac and The Concinis,” Modern Language Review 105.2 (April 2010): 384-404.
  10. “Women Subdued: the Abjectification and Purification of Female Characters in Perrault’s Tales,” Romanic Review 99.2 (2008): 211-26.
  11. “Good and Bad Bread: Sacrificing the Sacred and Abject Other in Jean-Pierre Camus.” Victims and Victimization in French and Francophone Literature. French Literature Series XXXII (2005): 73-85.
  12. “Women and Absolutism in French Opera and Fairy Tale,” The French Review 78.2 (December 2004): 302-15.
  13. “A View from the ‘Other’ Side: Zilia as Cultural Critic,” Studi Francesi 46.1 (January-April 2002): 41-53.
  14. “Nature and Culture in the Fairy Tale of Marie-Catherine d’Aulnoy,” Marvels & Tales 15.2 (2001): 149-67.
  15. “Feminine Genealogy, Matriarchy, and Utopia in the Fairy Tale of Marie-Catherine d’Aulnoy,” Neophilologus 82.2 (April 1998): 199-208.
  16. "The Ticquet Affair as Recounted in Madame Dunoyer’s Lettres Historiques et Galantes: the Defiant Galante Femme,” Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature 46 (1997): 259-76.
  17. “Lovers, Salon and State: La Carte de Tendre and the Mapping of Socio-Political Relations,” Dalhousie French Studies 36 (Fall 1996): 15-22.

Peer-Reviewed Articles in Conference Proceedings

  1. “L’Adultère dans l’histoire tragique,” Le mariage dans la littérature narrative avant 1800, Les Actes de la SATOR. Dir. F. Lavocat, avec la coll. De G. Haucoeur. Collection La République des Lettres. Louvain: Peeters,  2014. 651-61.
  2. “De la singularité,” with Max Vernet, Sylvie Robic, and Elodie Vignon, Acts of the North American Society for Seventeenth-Century French Literature, Biblio 17 180 (2009): 325-37.
  3. "Le Temps de l’Hérésie: l’ancienneté du protestantisme chez Jean-Pierre Camus,” Tempus in fabula. La Topoï de la temporalité narrative dans la fiction d’Ancien Régime. Quebec: Presses de l’Université de Laval, 2006. 175-83.
  4. “The Virgin and the Whore: Images of the Catholic Church and Protestant Heresy in Camus,” Relations and Relationships in Seventeenth-Century Literature, Actes du 36e congrès de la North American Society for Seventeenth-Century French Literature. Ed. Jennifer Perlmutter. Tubingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, 2006. 133-41.
  5. “Clélie, Histoire Romaine, or Writing the Nation,” Le savoir en France au XVIIe siècle, Actes du colloque organisé par la North American Society for Seventeenth-Century French Literature. Tubingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, 2003. 71-79.
  6. “Gossip and/as History: Madeleine de Scudéry’s Gazette de Tendre,” Working Papers in Romance Literatures and Philology 1 (Fall 1996): 1-9.

Book Chapters 

  1. "Gender." Routledge Companion to Fairy-Tale Cultures and Media. Forthcoming.
  2. "Binary Outlaws: Queering the Classical Tale in François Ozon’s Criminal Lovers and Catherine Breillat’s Sleeping Beauty.” New Approaches to Teaching Folk and Fairy Tales. Eds. Christa Jones and Claudia Schwabe. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2016. 191-205.
  3. “The Fairy-Tale Film in France.” Fairy-Tale Films Beyond Disney: International Perspectives. Ed. Jack Zipes, Pauline Greenhill, and Kendra Magnus-Johnson. New York: Routledge, 2015. 64-79.
  4. “Ideology and the Importance of Socio-Political and Gender Contexts.” Marvelous Transformations: An Anthology of Tales and New Critical Perspectives. Ed. Christine A. Jones and Jennifer Schacker. Peterborough, ON: Broadview Press, 2012. 518-22.
  5. “Adults at Play.” Remapping the Humanities: Identity, Community, Memory, (Post)Modernity. Ed. Mary Garrett, Heidi Gottfried, and Sandra VanBurkleo. Detroit: Wayne State UP, 2008. 202-18.
  6. Archetypes and Motifs: A Handbook. Ed. Hasan El-Shamy and Jane Garry. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2005.
    • “The Kind and Unkind, Motif Q2” (with Ruth Stotter), 371-77.
    • “Persecuted Wife, Motifs S410-S451,” 409-16.
    • “Conception and Birth, Motifs T500-T599,” 419-24
    • “Incest, Various Motifs in A (and T)” (with D. L. Ashliman), 432-41.

Non-Academic Publications and Interviews

  1. "Reactionaries and Revolutionaries: Classical Fairy Tales and Class." Culture Matters 19 June 2016 14:43.

Encyclopedia Entries

  1. Folktales and Fairy Tales: Traditions and Texts from around the World. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2016. Aceval, Nora, 1:2-3; Breillat, Catherine, 1:147-48; Demy, Jacques, 1:260-62; Fantastic Tale, 1:326-29; Laguionie, Jean-François, 2:562-63; Maiden Warrior Films, 2:608-10; Miailhe, Florence, 2:649-50; Oriental Tale, 2:747-51; Sebbar, Leïla, 3:897-98.
  2. Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales. Ed. Donald Haase. 3 vols. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2007. “Aulnoy, Marie-Catherine d’” 1:79-81, “Bachelier, Anne” 1:94-95, “Contes de fées” 1:233, “Edmund Dulac” 1:280-81, “French Tales” (with Patricia Hannon; Medieval, 19th and 20th Century) 1:379-88, “Galland, Antoine” 2:397-98, “Gautier, Théophile” 2:400, “Hamilton, Anthony” 2:436-37, “Khemir, Nacer” 2:533, “Maeterlinck, Maurice” 2:595-96, “Mardrus, Joseph Charles” 2:604-05, “Méliès, Georges” 2:614-15, “Peau d’âne” 2:733-34, “Perrault, Charles” 2:738-40, “Popeye the Sailor” 2:757-58, “Pourrat, Henri” 2:767.
  3. The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales: The Western Fairy Tale Tradition from Medieval to Modern. Ed. Jack Zipes. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2000. “Alcott, Louisa May,” 8; “Babbitt, Natalie,” 33; “Bain, R. Nisbet,” 33; “Belasco, David,” 51; “Bignon, Jean Paul,” 52; “Bruna, Dick,” 78; “Chorpenning, Charlotte,” 94; “Curtin, Jeremiah,” 118; “Delessert, Etienne,” 123-34; “Gueulette, T.-Simon,” 221-22; “Haviland, Virginia,” 231; “Hughes, Richard,” 245; “Jonson, Ben,” 273; “Lamb, Charles,” 287-88; “Mardrus, Joseph C.,” 312-13; “Murat, Madame de,” 328-29; “O’Casey, Sean,” 359; “Peacock, Thomas Love,” 377; “Quiller-Couch, Sir Arthur,” 412; “Ralston, W.R.S.,” 415; “Sand, George,” 434; “Scarry, Richard,” 435; “Seuss, Dr.,” 460; “Stevenson, Robert Louis,” 498; “Strauss, Gwen,” 506; “Tennyson, Alfred Lord,” 519; “Travers, Pamela L.,” 528.


  1. Folktales and Fairy Tales: Traditions and Texts from around the World. Ed. Anne E. Duggan and Donald Haase, with Helen Callow. 4 vols. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2016.
    Excerpt from The Popol Vuh. The Sacred Book. Trans. from Charles Etienne Brasseur de Bourbourg. 4: 1131-33.
    “Fifth Dialogue, Third Day.” Frame Narrative of “Beauty and the Beast” by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont. 4: 1183-84.
    Charles Perrault’s “Cinderella.” 4: 1223-27.
    Charles Perrault’s “Sleeping Beauty.” 4: 1253-57.
    Charles Perrault’s “Bluebeard.” 4: 1269-72.
  2. “Preface to the Special Issue in Honor of Donald Haase.” Marvels & Tales 28.1 (2014): 15-22.
  3. "An Interview with Jacques Barchilon: From Free French Soldier to Fairy-Tale Pioneer.” Marvels & Tales 26.2 (2011): 207-20.
  4. Translation of “The Tales of Hoffmann” by Théophile Gautier for Marvels & Tales 23.1 (Spring 2009): 138-45.
  5. Translation of “Dialogues on Fairy Tales” by Anatole France for Marvels & Tales 23.1 (Spring 2009): 146-74.
  6. Translation of “The Jealous Princess” by Jean-Pierre Camus for Marvels & Tales 22.2 (Fall 2008): 312-17.



  1. “Marriage, Female Agency, and Sexuality in Monster Bridegroom Tales: Teaching ‘Beauty and the Beast.’” Teaching Fairy Tales. Ed. Nancy Canepa.
  2. “Monstrous Modernity on French Television: La Brigade des maléfices.”
  3. Nineteenth-Century Women Writing Wonder: Subverting Tradition. Anthology project with Julie Koehler, Shandi Wagner, and Adrion Dula.


  1. Co-Editor, Marvels & Tales: Journal of Fairy-Tale Studies, with Cristina Bacchilega (2013-present).
  2. Associate Editor, Marvels & Tales: Journal of Fairy-Tale Studies. Ed. Donald Haase (2000-2013).
  3. Advisory Board. Encyclopedia of Folktales and Fairy Tales. Ed. Donald Haase. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2007.
  4. Advisory Board, Wayne State University Press Series in Fairy-Tale Studies, (Fall 2003-present).


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