Stéphanie Ponsavady

Assistant Professor of French

300 High Street, 210

Section Head

MA University of Provence
MA New York University
MPHIL New York University
PHD New York University

Stéphanie Ponsavady

Stéphanie Ponsavady's research focuses on the development of transportation systems, with special attention given to roads and the automobile, in the French Colonial Empire. Her first book, Cultural and Literary Representations of the Automobile in French Indochina: A Colonial Roadshow, will be released from Palgrave Macmillan. Her work combines literary studies and history. She is Associate Editor of Transfers: Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies and an Affiliate with the Council on Southeast Asia Studies at Yale University.

Academic Affiliations

Office Hours

Spring 2018

Wednesday 10:50 - 11:50 AM and 1:10 - 2:10 PM

& by appointment


Spring 2018
FREN 102 - 01
Elementary French II

FREN 310 - 01
French Crowds, Mobs, and Mobil

Fall 2018
FREN 110 - 01
Intermediate French I & II

FREN 215 - 02
Composition and Conversation

FREN 399 - 01
French Histories