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Jay Lutz

Professor of French; Frances I. Eeraerts '76 Professor of Foreign Language

Office
404-364-8395
jlutz@oglethorpe.edu
Room #: Hearst 307


Education:
B.A., Antioch University
M.A., Ph.D., Yale University

Teaching & Research Interests:
19th century French literature and culture, Swedish language and literature.

View a video of Dr. Lutz’s lecture,  “The Oral Voice in Ancient and Contemporary Texts”, part of the “Good Books and Great Books” faculty lecture series in the spring 2016 semester.

Presentations and Conferences

  • Paper: Gérard Chenet’s Haiti, transes vaudou and Spiritual Power. 2016 International Caribbean Conference, Haiti, October 15-16, 2016.
  • Conferences: ASTRA (the Association of Swedish Teachers and Researchers in America), University of Colorado-Boulder, October 20-23, 2016; and SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association), Jacksonville, Florida, November 4-5, 2016.

Matt Huff Receives 2017 Vulcan Materials Company Teaching Excellence Award

Dr. Lutz presents at South Atlantic Modern Language Association conference

Dr. Jay Lutz on Bob Dylan: “a different kind of literature”

Professor’s sabbatical focused on international academic pursuits