Dr. Richard Gray, Assistant Professor
Dr. Richard Gray
Chair, Department of Foreign Languages
Associate Professor of French
210, Center for the Humanities of Bixler Hall
419.289.5792
rgray6@ashland.edu
Dr. Richard Gray
Chair, Department of Foreign Languages
Associate Professor of French

Biography

  • Joined Ashland University faculty in 2013 and serves as chair of the Department of Foreign Languages and director of the AU in France program
  • Fields of study include interdisciplinary approaches to French literary studies, post-colonial studies, and Francophone studies
  • Translator of Zombies: An Anthropological Investigation of the Living Dead (2017). Author of Francophone African Poetry and Drama: A Cultural History since the 1960s (2014). Also editor of The Performance Identities of Lady Gaga: Critical Essays (2012) and co-editor (with Betty Kaklamanidou) of The 21st Century Superhero: Essays on Gender, Genre and Globalization in Film (2011)

Education

University of Texas at Austin, Ph.D.
Purdue University, M.A.
Eastern Michigan University, B.A.