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Coverage for grant FA-58550-15

Reading and French Masculinity at the Fin de Siecle
Francois Proulx, Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois

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Book examines dangers of reading for young men in late 19th-century France (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Jodi Heckel
Publication: Illinois News Bureau
Date: 2/11/2020
Abstract: French professor François Proulx examines the social concern over young men’s reading habits in late 19th-century France, and the forgotten novels that proposed to address the issue, in his new book “Victims of the Book: Reading and Masculinity in Fin-de-Siècle France.”