Languages and Cultures

Ana Conboy

Academic Degrees:
  • B.A., Bowdoin College, Maine
  • M.A., New York University in Paris, France
  • Ph. D., Boston College, Massachusetts
Academic Interests:

17th Century French literature, Baroque and Classic literature and culture, Hagiographic theater, Metatheater and theater within theater, language pedagogy and linguistics

Awards and Honors:
  • 2022 Catholic Benedictine Educator Award
  • 2021 S. Mary Grell/Robert Spaeth Teacher of Distinction Award

Conboy, A. (2022). Transition in the era of a pandemic: An exercise in mindfulness. Journal of Contemplative Inquiry 9(2), 9-23.

Conboy, Ana. La comédie musicale française d’entre-deux guerres: un coup de commercialisation et le cas de Dédé. The French Review 94.4 (2021).

Conboy, Ana Fonseca. "Where Learning Begins: Lessons from a Pandemic." The French Review, vol. 94 no. 3, 2021, p. 15-20. Project MUSEdoi:10.1353/tfr.2021.0001.

Conboy, Ana. "La double salutation de Baro : Pratique théâtrale et théâtre irrégulier dans la (méta)théâtralité deCélinde". La Licorne: revue de langue et de littératures françaises(October 2018).

Conboy, Ana. “Voir l’audible, aspirer à l’invisible inaccessible : L’hypotypose comme adaptation aux règles classiques dans la dramaturgie hagiographique française du XVIIe siècle”. L'Hypothypose: théorie et pratique de l'Antiquité à nos jours,ed. W. K. Pietrzak, Acta Universitatis Lodziensis, Folia Litteraria Romanica, 11, 2018.

Conboy, Ana, Esther Gimeno-Ugalde, and Alexandra Reuber. “Video-Conferencing in the Target Language Curriculum: Linguistic and Cultural Learning Guaranteed”. Strengthening World Language Education: Standards for Success, ed. R. Terry and R. Fox, NECTFL ReviewSpecial Issue 2017.

Conboy, Ana. Awakening Imagination: Glimpses of Ignatian Spirituality in Seventeenth-Century French Hagiographic Theatre, 2017.

Ana Conboy, associate professor and department chair

CSB Richarda P16
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French Studies
College of Saint Benedict
Saint John’s University

Ana Conboy
Chair, Languages and Cultures Department
CSB Richarda P16

Jennifer Schwichtenberg
Department Coordinator
CSB Richarda P38
SJU Quad 253A