CAENEN Kathleen, MA

  • Position :
  • French and Dutch Instructor

  • Department :
  • Core
  • Phone :
  • +32 (0) 2 614 81 87
  • E-mail :
  • kcaenen@vub.ac.be
  • Office hours :
  • Mondays 11:30, Tuesdays 10:30-11:30, Wednesdays 11:00-11:30, Thursdays 10:30-11:30
  • Nationality :
  • Belgian
  • Languages :
  • French, Dutch, English, German, Spanish
  • Education :
  • PhD in Literature (in progress) - Vrije Universiteit Brussel (2012-2017)

     

    MA in Romance Philology - Vrije Universiteit Brussel (2008)

     

    BA in Law - Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Namur (2001)

     

  • Teaching :
  • Vesalius College: 2008- present

    • French and Dutch Language

     

    Drew University: 2009

    • Advanced French Conversation

     

    Ecole Régionale de l'Administration Publique, Bruxelles: 2009

    • Advanced French Grammar and Conversation

     

    BCA Study Abroad Resident Directorship: 2010-2012

    • Belgian Culture and Civilisation

     

    IFE Internships in Francophone Europe: 2012-present

    • Travaux Dirigés de Littérature Belge

     

    IFE Internships in Francophone Europe: 2012-present

    • Travaux Dirigés d'Histoire Belge

     

    IFE Internships in Francophone Europe: 2012-present

    • Langue, Culture et Littérature des Pays-Bas et de Flandre
  • Research area(s) :
    • Belgian Francophone Literature ( XIX-XX century)
    • Female Authorship
    • Gender Studies (Legal emancipation of women in Belgian Law)
    • Feminist Literary Theory
    • Belgian literary history
    • Low Countries Studies
  • Research Project(s) :
  • Ph.D.in progress. "L'évolution de l'émancipation juridique de la femme en droit belge, quels liens et quelles interactions avec l'image de la femme dans l'oeuvre romanesque de Neel Doff, Marie Gevers, Suzanne Lilar, Liliane Wouters et Elisa Brune." Promotor: Prof. Dr. David Gullentops - Vrije Universiteit Brussel (2012-2017)