Tomaz Cunningham



Assistant Professor of French

Office: 442 Dollye M. E. Robinson Liberal Arts Bldg.
Phone: 601-979-2868





PhD, Romance Languages. University of Missouri, Columbia
MA, Foreign Languages and Literatures. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
MA, Teaching English as a Second Language. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Specialty Areas: 
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century French Literature
Literary Criticism
French History and Civilization
Adult Second Language Acquisition

Courses Taught: 
French: all levels, undergraduate and graduate
ENG 505: Seminar in Literary Criticism  
ENG 331: Linguistics

Research Interests: 
French Literature
Literary Criticism
Motivation in Second Language Acquisition

Selected Publications:
Book reviews in The French Review, Journal of Haitian Studies and L’Esprit Créateur 
Textbook reviews of Interaction, Langue et Culture, neuvième édition and Encore, Intermediate  French, première edition 

University Service: 
Coordinator of Graduate Studies, Department of English and Modern Foreign Languages
Foreign Languages Fair
Linguistics Program Committee
Alpha Mu Gamma Honor Society

Professional Memberships:
American Association of Teachers of French (AATF)
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign languages (ACTFL)