Caroline Weber, selected bibliography

Terror and Its Discontents: Suspect Words in Revolutionary France. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2003.

Fragments of Revolution. A special issue of Yale French Studies 101. Co-edited with Howard Lay (Spring 2002).

Queen of Fashion: What Marie-Antoinette Wore to the Revolution. New York: Henry Holt, 2006/Picador, 2007.

The Last Salonnière [in progress]

“Marie-Antoinette, reine de la mode.” La Règle du jeu. Ed. Bernard-Henri Lévy. Vol.49, mai 2009.

“La Terreur vestimentaire.” Penser la Terreur. Ed. Bruno Chaouat. Presses Universitaires de Dijon, 2009.

“A Beautiful Idea.” Vogue. March 2009.

“The Brains of the Outfit: In Sarajevo with Bernard-Henri Lévy.” T: The New York Times Style Magazine. Fall 2008.

“The Devil Sells Prada.” The New York Times Book Review. August 26, 2007.

“Queen of the Zeitgeist.” The New York Times. October 21, 2006.

“French Fashion.” Columbia Dictionary of Twentieth-Century French Thought. Ed. Lawrence D. Kritzman. New York: Columbia University Press, 2005.

“On the Hardness of Virtue, or Fetishizing Disinterest inBeaumarchais’ Les Deux amis.” MLN 119.4 (September 2004): 800-818. 

“Rewriting Rousseau: Isabelle de Charrière’s Domestic Dystopia.” Gender and Utopianism in the Eighteenth Century. Ed. Nicole Pohl & Brenda Tooley. New York & London:Routledge, 2004. 335-351. 

“Dreams of Stone: Femininity in the Eighteenth-Century Sculptural Imagination.” Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture 33 (Spring 2004): 1-29.

“Voltaire’s Zaïre: Fantasies of Infidelity, Ideologies of Faith.” South Central Review 20.4 (Winter 2003): 11-32.

“Fashion.” French Popular Culture: An Introduction. Ed. Hugh Dauncey. London: Hodder Arnold, 2003. 193-205.

“The Sins of the Father: Colonialism and Family History in Diderot’s Le Fils naturel.” PMLA 18.3 (May 2003): 488-501.

“The Sexist Sublime in Sade and Lyotard.” Philosophy and Literature 26.2 (October 2002): 397-404.

“Freedom’s Missed Moment.” Fragments of Revolution. A special issue of Yale French Studies 101. Ed. Caroline Weber & Howard G. Lay (Spring 2002): 9-31

“The Giver Giveth, and the Giver Taketh Away.” Lacanian Ink 16 (Spring/Summer 2000): 54-63. 

“Overcoming Excess: Jouissance and Justice in Nivelle de la Chaussée’s École des mères.” MLN 14.4 (Fall 1999): 719-742.

“Madame de Mistival’s Differend: Animality and Alterity in Sade’s Philosophie dans le boudoir.” Utah Foreign Language Review 1997 (Spring 1997): 49-61.