Dr Michael D Garval

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Professor

Teaching and Research Interests

Nineteenth-century French literature and culture, word & image studies, celebrity, and gastronomy.

Publications

Books:

Cléo de Mérode and the Rise of Modern Celebrity Culture

"A Dream of Stone": Fame, Vision, and Monumentality in Nineteenth-Century French Literary Culture

Sample articles: 

Visions of Pork Production, Past and Future, on French Belle Epoque Pig Postcards

Cléo de Mérode's Postcard Stardom

Alexis Soyer and the Rise of the Celebrity Chef