Educational Background & Specialties
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Educational Background

  • Doctoral Studies: Francophone African Literatures, Centre International d’Etudes Francophones (CIEF)/Université de Paris IV-Sorbonne, Paris, France, 1999- -
  • Ph.D.: Comparative Literature & Women's Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, 2004 - none
  • Licence Langues: Foreign Languages & Literatures (English, French, Portuguese), Université de Nantes, Nantes, France, 1993 -
  • Maítrise Langues: Stylistics & Translation, Université de Paris III - Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, France, 1997 -
  • D.E.A (Diplôme d’études Approfondies): Francophone African Literatures, Université de Paris XII - Val de Marne, Créteil, France, 1999 -

Specialties

  • African Popular Cultures
  • African Cinema
  • Postcolonial Theory & Criticism; Gender Studies & Feminist Theory; Francophone Studies
  • Immigration, Migration & Transnational Networks in Africa/the Diaspora
  • African Diaspora Studies
  • African Literarature
  • Food, (Non)-Eating, and Related Topics in African Literature,