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David A. Ross, Ph.D. in French
(UCLA: 1973)

Professor of French at California State University, Fresno 1968-2009.

Language Expertise:
French, Spanish, Portuguese

Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures

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Personal Interests

1. World Languages, Cultures, and Literatures : French, Luso-Brazilian (Portuguese), and Spanish.

2. Current Events : Brazil , France , Mexico , Portugal , Québec , Spain , UK , USA. Based on media: TV5Monde, RTP, LA Times, NY Times, Economist, San Francisco Chronicle, Scientific American, etc.

3. Enlightenment (18th Century): Anglo-French, and Franco-American Intellectual and Diplomatic Relations; Franco-Portuguese and Luso-French Intellectual and Diplomatic Relations.

4. Intellectual History: History of Ideas (as, Tolerance), Philosophical Topics (as, The Problem of Evil).

5. Classical Music, especially piano concertos and string quartets by Mozart, Prokofiev, and Shostakovich.

6. Brazilian jazz, 1960s through present.

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Contact Information

Electronic mail address

davidro@csufresno.edu

Home Page

http://zimmer.csufresno.edu/~davidro
http://www.csufresno.edu/forlang/french/ffaculty.html

Cell Phone

559-907-4422

Department Office, Modern and Classical Langagues and Literatures

559-278-2386; FAX 559-278-7878

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Information of this page is for use by students at California State University, Fresno
Last revised: April 15, 2013