People - French

Miss Julie Curtet

Language Assistant (French)

Dr Marine Ganofsky


eighteenth-century literature; early modern ; libertine fiction; eroticism; enchantment and magic

Prof Nicki Hitchcott

Head of the School of Modern Languages

Professor of French and African Studies

Francophone postcolonial studies; African literature; trauma; memory; genocide studies; migrant writing; women's writing

Dr Elise Hugueny-Leger

Senior Lecturer

Life-writing; autobiography and autofiction; women's writings and feminisms; contemporary literature and culture; creative writing.

Prof Margaret-Anne Hutton

Chair of French and Comparative Literature

Contemporary literatures; Comparative Literature; Interdisciplinarity; Metaphors

Prof Julia Prest

Deputy Head of School

Professor of French and Caribbean Studies