Julie A. Tetel
  • Julie A. Tetel

  • Professor and Associate Professor of Slavic Languages and Literature
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • 307A Allen Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
  • Campus Box 90015
  • Phone: (919) 681-7610
  • Fax: (919) 684-4871
  • Office Hours: TUES/THURS 3:45 - 5:00
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  • Research Description

    Julie Tetel (Andresen) writes in the field of linguistic historiography, focusing on French, German, and American theories of language from the eighteenth through the twentieth centuries. She is the author of Linguistics in America 1769-1924: A Critical History (Routledge, 1990, paperback edition 1996). She is currently writing a manuscript entitled Observing Linguistics to be finished in 2004. She served for five years as the Director of the Duke Univeristy-University of Bucharest, Romania Faculty Exchange. Between 1985 and 1997 she published sixteen historical novels with mass-market publishers. In 1997 she founded her own publishing company, with two imprints: Generation Books (non-fiction) and Madeira Books (fiction).
  • Recent Publications

      • JA Tetel.
      • (2014).
      • From Condillac to Condorcet: The Algebra of History.
      • In EFK Koerner (Eds.),
      • Studies in the History of Linguistics 20
      • ,
      • (pp. 189-98).
      • Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
      • JA Tetel.
      • (2014).
      • Langage naturel et artifice linguistique.
      • Condillac et les problemes du langage, ed. J. Sgard, 275-88. Geneva: Slatkine
      • .
      • JA Tetel.
      • (2014).
      • Debris et histoire dans la theorie linguistique au XVIII siecle.
      • In S Auroux and M Glatigny and A Joly (Eds.),
      • Materiaux pour une histoire des theories linguistiques
      • ,
      • (pp. 379-87).
      • Presses Universitaires de Lille.
      • JA Tetel.
      • (2014).
      • Images des langues americaines au XVIIIe siecle.
      • In P Gossiaux and D Droixhe (Eds.),
      • L’homme des Lumieres et la decouverte de l’autre
      • ,
      • (pp. 135-45).
      • University of Brussels.
      • JA Tetel.
      • (2014).
      • Historiographic Observations on a Current Issue in American Linguistics.
      • In H Aarsleff and H Niederehe and LG Kelly and 6-5AJ Benjamins (Eds.),
      • Papers in the History of Linguistics
      • .
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  • Specialties

    • Linguistics
    • Linguistics
  • Education

      • Ph.D.,
      • Linguistics,
      • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill,
      • 1980
      • M.A.,
      • Linguistics and French,
      • University of Illinois -- Urbana-Champaign,
      • 1975
      • B.A.,
      • French,
      • Duke University,
      • 1972
  • Awards, Honors and Distinctions

      • Senior Researcher, University of Bucharest, Romania,
      • Fulbright Grant,
      • 2005-2006
      • Traditional Fulbright Scholarship,
      • Council for International Exchange of Scholars,
      • January 2005
      • Project Director, Duke University-University of Bucharest Faculty Exchange,
      • United States Information Agency,
      • 1994-1999
      • Andrew W. Mellon Assistant Professor of English,
      • Duke University,
      • 1993-94
      • Trinity College Distinguished Teaching Award, Humanities,
      • Duke University,
      • 0 1992
      • International Review Board of Histoire Epistemologie Langage (Paris),
      • 1991-present
  • Teaching

    • HOUSECS 59.19
      • HOUSE COURSE (SP TOP)
      • Keohane 4E 101
      • M 07:30 PM-09:30 PM
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