1: Werewolves, Saints, Knights, and a Poete Maudit 2: The Last Roman, "Cannibals", Heroines of Modern Life, and Giants 3: Society and Its Demands 4: Nature and its Possibilities 5: Around the Revolution 6: The Hunchback, the Housewife, and the Stroller 7: From Marcel to Rrose Selavy 8: Self-Centered Consciousness 9: French-speaking heroes without borders?
John D. Lyons received his B.A. in French from Brown University and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Yale University. He has taught at Dartmouth College and at the University of Virginia, where he has been head of the Department of French. He has also been visiting professor at the Sorbonne Nouvelle and is a former director of the American Centre for Film and Critical Studies in Paris. John Lyons has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Council of Learned Societies, and the J.S. Guggenheim Foundation.