Allison Dorman is studying for the French PhD. She is from Columbia, South Carolina. She has a Master's in French from the University of South Carolina and a Bachelor of Arts in French and a Bachelor of Science in International Business from the College of Charleston. She is interested in 20th century theater and film and collective memory of political events. She taught English in the TAPIF program in Franche-Comté in 2012-2013 and studied abroad at l'Ecole de Management Strasbourg in 2011. Last summer she assisted in elementary school English teaching in Magdeburg, Saxon-Anhalt. She enjoys cooking and travelling in her spare time.