Emmanuel Riebel

Professor

l'Université Lumière Lyon 2 - Institut Universitaire de France

Emmanuel Reibel is a professor at l'Université Lumière Lyon 2 - Institut Universitaire de France. Laureate of the François-Victor Noury Prize from the Académie française for his essay “How music became romantic, from Rousseau to Berlioz,” he is also the recipient of the Prix des Muses for his work “Faust: Music challenging the myth” (Fayard 2008). He is a graduate of the Ecole Normale Superieur. His research interests include the discourse of musical criticism, the history and aesthetics of romanticism, the history and dramaturgy of 19th and 21st century opera, and the intersections of music with literature and the arts.