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Armine Kotin Mortimer

Research Professor Emerita

Research Interests

I am currently working primarily as a translator of contemporary French authors, seeking publishers for several books.


PhD Yale 1970-74

Awards and Honors

French Palmes Académiques: recognition by the French government for service

Courses Taught

Not teaching at this time

Additional Campus Affiliations

Research Faculty, French and Italian
Research Faculty, European Union Center

Recent Publications

Angot, C., & Mortimer, A. K., (TRANS.) (2021). An Impossible Love. Archipelago Books.

Mortimer, A. K. (2019). Balzac’s Muse: The Geographical Method. The Balzac Review / Revue Balzac, 2019(2), 155-165.

Kristeva, J., & Mortimer, A. K., (TRANS.) (2018). The Enchanted Clock: A Novel. Columbia University Press.

Mortimer, A. K. (2017). Le Père Goriot: Arrivisme and the Parisian Morality Tale. In O. Heathcote, & A. Watts (Eds.), The Cambridge Companion to Balzac (pp. 81-96). Article 6 Cambridge University Press.

Sollers, P., & Mortimer, A. K., (TRANS.) (2016). Casanova the Irresistible. University of Illinois Press.

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