Faculty Biography


Allison Fong, Ph.D.

Associate Teaching Professor
Department of Language, Literature and Culture
Clark University
Worcester, MA 01610-1477

phone: 508-793-7239
email: afong@clarku.edu

Education: Ph.D., Brown University

Dr. Fong teaches language, literature, and culture courses. She works with the teaching assistants from France, does Study Abroad advising, and is the faculty liaison to Clark's French Club. Dr. Fong earned her Ph.D. in French Studies from Brown University: her dissertation interrogated figurations of 'errancy' in a selection of 20th and 21st century French and Francophone literary works. Her research interests include questions of wandering and straying, space and movement, transgression, the in-between, the everyday, Surrealism, subjectivity, and writing.