People

Anne-Christine Rice


Contact Info:
Tufts University
Dept. of Romance Studies
Olin Center 202
180 Packard Avenue
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 617.627.4693
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Senior Lecturer

Degrees
Maîtrise d'anglais, Université Catholique de l'Ouest, 1991; CAPES, Université d'Angers, 1993; Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies, Université Catholique de l'Ouest, 1993

Expertise
French cinema, second language pedagogy, French history

Publications

  • Cinema for French Conversation. Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 2000, 2003, 2007, 2013
  • La France contemporaine à travers ses films. Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 2010
  • Ciné-Module Series: Cyrano de Bergerac. Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 2005
  • Ciné-Module Series: Manon des sources. Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 2004
  • Ciné-Module Series: Jean de Florette. Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 2004
  • French Wide Web. Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 2001


Selected Conferences

  • "Enseigner la Première Guerre mondiale avec Joyeux Noël", ACTFL, San Antonio, TX, November 2014
  • "Histoire et cinéma en cours de français", national tour sponsored and organized by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in Washington, DC.
    Presentations in San Diego, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Denver, CO, Portland, OR, Seattle, WA, San Francisco, CA, Birmingham, AL, Raleigh, NC, Washington, DC, May 2014
  • "Experiencing Contemporary France Through Film", Alliance Française, Boston, 2013
  • "French Culture with Food and Film", ACTFL, Boston, November 2010
  • "Implementing a Curriculum Built Around Film", Teaching Language and Culture with Film, University of California – Berkeley, June 2009
  • " Enseigner la Révolution française par le cinéma", for the French Consulate and the French Library and Cultural Center Atelier pédagogique, May 2007
  • "Teaching with Film: Language Acquisition and Cultural Awareness through Cinema", Tufts University Spanish Department, May 2007
  • "Le XVIIe au cinéma: Pourquoi le XXe siècle ne veut-il pas rire?", for the Tufts University Conference «Le rire au XVIIe siècle», March 2007
  • "Quelques activités pour enrichir l'étude d'un film", KWLA, Louisville, KY, September 2005
  • "Using Film to Develop Critical Thinking", ACTFL, Chicago, IL, November 2004
  • "Textbook Publishing: Advice from the Experts", Sine Nomine, Tufts University, MA, October 2004
  • "Subtitles in French Films: Demonstrating the Relevance of Languages", ACTFL, Philadelphia, PA, November 2003
  • "How to Use Films in Class", University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth, MA, March 2002
  • "Les films en classe de français", AATF, Boston, MA, April 1999