Jacques Houis


Middle & High School Foreign Language

Taught French at the Brearley School for many years at all levels, grades 5-12. He currently teaches grades 6,7,8,9 and 11th grade Literature and Culture. He previously taught over ten years as an adjunct instructor at Fordham University and as a teaching assistant at NYU. While in graduate school, he administered the Foreign Service Institute test of speaking proficiency in French for the Peace Corps. He is also a writer, editor and literary translator. TLS called The Comic Romance, his 2012 translation of Paul Scarron’s 1651 seminal novel, Le roman comique “[a] readable and entertaining translation [that] is a welcome revival of a comic classic.”

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