Christy Wampole

Christy Wampole is an associate professor of French at Princeton University. She received her PhD in both French and Italian from Stanford University in 2011. Her most recent books are Degenerative Realism: Novel and Nation in 21st-Century France (Columbia University Press, 2020) and Rootedness: The Ramifications of a Metaphor (University of Chicago Press, 2016). She has published various articles, translations, and book reviews in MLN, The Modern Language Review, The New York Times, The New Yorker, L’Esprit créateur, French Forum, and Small Axe.