Sylvaine Egron-Sparrow

Senior Lecturer Emerita in French

Specializes in French civilization and conversation courses.

Sylvaine Egron-Sparrow specializes in French civilization and conversation courses. Her areas of interest include contemporary novels by women writers, analysis of films by immigrant filmmakers, and novels by African writers. She co-edited the volume George Sand, une écriture experimentale (2006) and is currently participating in the Third Edition of French in Action, a multimedia course in French language and culture. She has been Director and Associate Director of the Wellesley-in-Aix program, Director of the French House, and in 2013-14 she is the Campus Director of the Wellesley-in-Aix program.


  • Licence de Lettres Modernes, Université de Haute Bretagne
  • Maîtrise de Français et de Linguistique, Université de Vincennes
  • Maîtrise de français Langue étrangère, Université de Grenoble