Dr Bernard Bourque

Adjunct Lecturer - Faculty of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Education; School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Bernard Bourque

Biography

Appointed lecturer in French in February 2006.

Qualifications

BA (Hons), B Ed (Mount Allison), PhD (New England)

Teaching Areas

French language and literature units

Research Interests

Seventeenth-century French literature, twentieth-century French literature

Publications

Books

Bourque, Bernard J. All the Abbé’s Women. Power and Misogyny in Seventeenth-Century France, through the Writings of Abbé d’Aubignac (Tübingen: Narr Verlag, 2015). [ISBN: 978-3-8233-6974-5]

Bourque, Bernard J. éd., Jean Donneau de Visé et la querelle de Sophonisbe. Écrits contre l’abbé d’Aubignac (Tübingen: Narr Verlag, 2014). [ISBN: 978-3-8233-6894-6]

Bourque, Bernard, Abbé d'Aubignac. Pièces en prose. Édition critique (Tübingen: Narr Verlag, 2012). [ISBN: 978-3-8233-6748-2]

Bourque, Bernard, and Southwood, Jane, eds, French Seventeenth-Century Literature. Influences and Transformations. Essays in Honour of Christopher J. Gossip (Oxford: Peter Lang, 2009). [ISBN:  978-3-03911-537-2]

Chapters in Books

Bourque, B. J., "Deux Versions de Zénobie: imitation ou transformation?", in French Seventeenth-Century Literature. Influences and Transformations. Essays in Honour of Christopher J. Gossip, ed. Jane Southwood and Bernard Bourque (Oxford: Peter Lang, 2009), pp. 219-233.

Refereed Articles

Bourque, Bernard, "Abbé d'Aubignac et le principe de vraisemblance", New Zealand Journal of French Studies [ISSN : 0110-7380], 34 (2013), pp. 5-25.

Bourque, Bernard, "La Paternité du Martyre de Ste Catherine (1649)", Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature [ISSN: 0343-0758], 40 (2013), pp. 129-141.

Bourque, B. J., "Les Formes de l'acte et de la scène: théorie et pratique chez d'Aubignac", Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature [ISSN: 0343-0758], 38 (2011), pp. 173-184.

Bourque, B. J., "L'Emploi de la prose chez d'Aubignac", Studi Francesi [ISSN: 0039-2944], 161 (2010), pp. 213-220.

Bourque, B. J., "La Voix non-dialogique chez d'Aubignac", Australian Journal of French Studies [ISSN: 0004-9468], 46 (2009), pp. 155-166.

Bourque, B. J., "Abbé d'Aubignac et les trois unités: théorie et pratique", Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature [ISSN: 0343-0758], 35 (2008), pp. 589-601.

Bourque, B. J., "L'Adaptation de l'histoire dans la tragédie: théorie et pratique chez d'Aubignac", Cahiers du dix-septième: An Interdisciplinary Journal [ISSN: 1040-3647], 11 (2007), pp. 83-99.

Bourque, B. J., "La Notion dramaturgique de personnage: théorie et pratique chez d'Aubignac", Essays in French Literature [ISSN: 1835-7040], 44 (2007), pp. 37-52.

Invited Book Reviews

Bourque, Bernard, Book review of Larry F. Norman, The Shock of the Ancient (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011), CLIO: A Journal of Literature, History and the Philosophy of History [ISSN: 0884-2043], 42.2 (2013), pp.  239-244.

Bourque, Bernard, Book review of Hélène Baby (ed.), Abbé d'Aubignac. La Pratique du theatre (Paris: Champion, 2011), Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature [ISSN: 0343-0758], 40 (2013), pp. 197-199.

Bourque, Bernard, Book review of Neil Jennings and Margaret Jones, A Biography of Samuel Chappuzeau, A Seventeenth-Century French Huguenot Playwright, Scholar, Traveller, and Preacher (Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 2012), Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature [ISSN: 0343-0758], 40 (2013), pp. 395-397.