Lecturer in French

Academic background

I studied at Paris Diderot University, where I specialised in English Literature for my Master’s degree - I am currently completing my PhD dissertation on Victorian poet A.C. Swinburne. I taught for three years at Paris Diderot University, before getting a teaching position at Queens’ College, University of Cambridge.

Undergraduate teaching areas

Translation (English to French and French to English), Literature, Methodology, Grammar and Oral.

Graduate teaching areas

Translation and Literature.

Research interests

Victorian poetry - my PhD research focuses on the avatars of decomposition in the work of Algernon Charles Swinburne. I’m also interested in intertextuality and the influence of Medieval and early Renaissance French literature on Victorian poetry.


Subject notes for courses taught at Jesus College:
Classics and Modern Languages
English and Modern Languages
European and Middle Eastern Languages
History and Modern Languages
Modern Languages
Modern Languages and Linguistics
Philosophy and Modern Languages