People - French

Dr Molly Crozier

Associate Lecturer in Comparative Literature and French

Dr Marine Ganofsky


eighteenth-century studies; early modern studies; libertine fiction; rococo aesthetics; Enlightenment; night studies; magic in the early modern period

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; French contemporary literature and culture; creative writing; translingual writing; women's writings and feminisms.

Dr John D McInally

Research Fellow in Francophone African Studies

Prof Julia Prest

Deputy Head of School

Professor of French and Caribbean Studies

French and Caribbean theatre; opera; dance; slavery and enslaved people; disability; early-modern society