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19th-21st Century French and Francophone Studies
BA, University of Minnesota
MA, University of Paris-Diderot
Ph.D., New York University
Professor Benson obtained his Ph.D. in French and Comparative Literature at New York University in 2016, before joining St. Francis College in 2017. His research and teaching interests are resolutely interdisciplinary, including 19th–21st-century French and Francophone studies, Global Studies, and Critical Theory. He is the editor of Domination and Emancipation: Remaking Critique (Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2021), and his writing has appeared in journals such as Diacritics, Critical Review of Contemporary French Fixxion, and Left History.