Typhaine Leservot

Associate Professor of Letters

41 Wyllys Avenue, 323
860-685-2386

Associate Professor of French

Romance Languages, 304
860-685-2386

Chair, Romance Languages and Literatures

tleservot@wesleyan.edu

BA University of Caen
MA University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
PHD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Typhaine Leservot

Leservot’s research focuses on Maghrebi (Moroccan, Algerian, Tunisian) and Caribbean literatures, cultures, and diasporas in France and Québec. Leservot’s publications include Le Corps mondialisé, a book on globalization, the media, and the female body in literatures from France, the Caribbean, and the Maghreb, and articles and book chapters on Maryse Condé, Assia Djebar, the Muslim veil in Québec, Saint-Domingue refugees in Louisiana, Occidentalism in Marjane Satrapi's Persépolis, and Francophone Postcolonial theory.

Typhaine Leservot is Chair of the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, Associate Professor of French, and Associate Professor of Letters in the College of Letters. She is also affiliated with the Caribbean Studies cluster and the African Studies cluster, and faculty partner with the Women's Ice Hockey Team.

Academic Affiliations

Office Hours

Fall 2017:

M & W: 10:50-11:40am (RLL 304)

+ by appointment

Courses

Spring 2018
COL 225 - 01
20th-C. Franco-Caribbean Lit