Tom Conley teaches French in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Harvard University.
Jonathan Culler teaches English and Comparative Literature at Cornell University.
Mitchell Greenberg teaches French at Cornell University.
Richard Klein teaches French at Cornell University.
Françoise Lionnet is Professor of French at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Sandy Petrey teaches French in the Department of Comparative Studies at the State University of New York, Stony Brook.
Emoretta Yang lives in Ithaca, New York, and is a frequent contributor to diacritics. Her photographs and captions are on pages 2, 4, 19, 35, 51, 62, and 88. The cover and back cover photographs are also hers.
cover— Paris: Avenue de New York, at the place de l’Alma.
back cover— Café de New York, rue Mouffetard. KARAOKE. Au P’tit Grec.