Licence en Lettres modernes, Université d’Orleans.
B.A. in French Studies, Florida Atlantic University.
M.A. in Comparative Literature, Florida Atlantic University.
Ph.D. in Literary, Cultural & Linguistic Studies, University of Miami.
I teach all levels of French, Introduction to French Literature (19th, 20th, and 21st Century), Francophone postcolonial Literature, Gender, Race and Sexuality Studies, African & Afro-Caribbean Literature, Maghrebian Studies, and Global Black Literature.
My research interests focus on Black Atlantic Studies, Comparative African-American and Francophone Literatures, and Race/ Gender Studies. My current project tentatively entitled Abject Citizens: Critical Race and Political Belonging in France and the U.S examines forms of political power and practices that create the contemporary French and American societies
Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures (French)