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Foreign language educator

Adrianna Maria Paliyenko, American Foreign language educator. Boston University fellow, 1980-1982; Fulbright-Hays scholar, 1982-1983. Member Modern Language Association, New England Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers of French, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Paliyenko, Adrianna Maria was born on February 28, 1956 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Came to the United States, 1958. Daughter of Paul and Alexandra (Sawka) Paliyenko.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in French Education, University North Carolina, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in French Literature, University North Carolina, 1988. Master of Arts in French Literature, Boston University, 1983.

Career

Teacher French, department head Northwood High School, Pittsboro, North Carolina, 1977-1980. Assistant d'anglais Lycée Honoré de Balzac, Paris, 1982-1983. Visiting instructor North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1987-1988.

Lecturer in French University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1988-1989. Assistant professor Colby College, Waterville, Maine, 1989—2006, professor chair department French and Italian, since 2006. Lecturer and researcher in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Mis-Reading the Creative Impulse: The Poetic Subject in Rimbaud and Calaudel, Restaged, 1997, Segalas, Anais Recits des Antilles: Le Bois de la Soufriere, suivis d'un choix de poemes, 2004. Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals. Member editorial board: Women in French Studies, since 1997, library circulation: Women in French Studies, 1998.

      Editor: (engendering race) Romantic-Era Women and French Colonial Memory, 2007. Co-editor: The Cultural Cureency of Nineteenth-Century French Poetry, 2008.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association (regional delegate since 2006), New England Modern Language Association, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers of French, International Association Multidisciplinary Approach and Compartive Studies, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, Ukrainian cuisine, jogging, creative writing.

Connections

Married Levering B. Sherman Junior, March 14, 1986.

father:
Paul Paliyenko

mother:
Alexandra (Sawka) Paliyenko

spouse:
Levering B. Sherman Junior