Molly O'Brien

Graduate Student


Molly O'Brien arrived at the Department of French and Italian of Princeton University in 2016. Prior to her arrival, she was a lecturer of English at the Sorbonne (Paris IV) and the Sorbonne-Nouvelle (Paris III) in Paris, France for the 2015-2016 school year. In 2015, she received her Master's from Florida State University in French in the Department of Modern Languages where she was also a teaching assistant in French from 2015-2016. Her dissertation research focuses on migration, exile, and return in the works of French Jewish women writers, including Annie Goldmann, Hélène Cixous, Colette Fellous, and Éliette Abécassis.