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Foreign language educator

Mary Seidman Trouille, American foreign language educator. Travel grantee American Council Learned Societies, 1995; School Criticism & Theory fellow, 1985, International Summer Institute Semiotic and Structural Studies fellow, 1986.

Background

Trouille, Mary Seidman was born on February 23, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Nathaniel and Virginia (Crosley) Seidman.

Education

Bachelor in French, Loyola University, Chicago, 1972. Master of Arts in French, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in French, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1988.

Career

Editor, Scott, Foresman Publs., Glenview, Illinois, 1976-1983;graduate teaching assistant, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1983-1988;lecturer French, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1988-1989;lecturer humanities & French, University of Chicago, 1990-1993;assistant professor French, Illinois State University, Normal, 1993-1996;associate professor French, Illinois State University, Normal, since 1996. Presenter in field.

Works

Membership

Member American Society Eighteenth-Century Studies (co-chair women's caucus 1995-1998, member editorial board Studies in 18th-Century Culture 2000-2003, chair teaching prize selection committee 2002-2003), Clifford Prize Committee (chair 2004-2005, member executive board since 2007), International Society Eighteenth-Century Studies.

Connections

Married Guy Andre Nodot, April 5, 1971 (divorced September 1977). 1 child, Jennifer Lynn. Married Bruno Jean-Louis Trouille, April 15, 1978.

Children: David Alexander, Laura Elizabeth.

father:
Nathaniel Seidman

mother:
Virginia (Crosley) Seidman

spouse:
Guy Andre Nodot

spouse:
Bruno Jean-Louis Trouille

child:
Jennifer Lynn Trouille

child:
David Alexander Trouille

child:
Laura Elizabeth Trouille