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Degree:  Princeton University, 1987

Position:  Professor of French

Research Interest:  French Renaissance Literature

Campus Address:  B367 Wells Hall

Campus Telephone:  517-884-6308


Ehsan Ahmed’s work has focused on vernacular literature composed during the reign of Francis I.  He has written two monographs, The Law and the Song:  Hebraic, Christian, and Pagan Revivals in Sixteenth-Century France and Clément Marot:  The Mirror of the Prince, as well as numerous articles on the French Renaissance.  He has also published essays on Jean Racine and Blaise Pascal.  He is currently working on Michel de Montaigne.