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Professor Marie-Luce Demonet FBA

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About this Fellow

Renaissance French literature; Early modern linguistic theory, semiotics; Early modern fictionality, Arts of discourse, Mind theory (possible worlds, counterfactuals); Rhetoric of orality, writing and printing; Digital scholarly editions

Website: http://www.univ-tours.fr/mme-demonet-marie-luce-1424.kjsp

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of French literature (Renaissance), Senior Fellow, Institut Universitaire de France, Centre d'Etudes SupĂ©rieures de la Renaissance, University François-Rabelais, Tours

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