Merry Low

Merry Low

Contact Information

Adjunct Professor in French
Office Location
Rm. 369, Diffenbaugh

Merry Low teaches French language courses and early modern French literature as Adjunct Professor at Florida State University. She is currently revising her dissertation into a book, provisionally titled, “Women Writing through Reformation: The Female Spiritual Community in France and Italy.” The book explores early reform movements in France and Italy as articulated by women who assert their evolving spirituality and theology through literary writing.

Research Interests

French and Francophone language and literature
Italian language and literature
early modern literary and cultural studies
resistance literature
gender studies
literature and religion
history of thought
criticism and theory
post-war film

Courses Taught

All levels of French language sequence (FRE 1120, 1121, 2211)
Second level of Italian language sequence (ITA 1121)
FRE 2220 – Reading and Conversation
FRW 3100 – Survey of Early Modern French Literature