Essays in French Literature and Culture

A peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by the French Programme at the University of Western Australia ISSN No. 1835-7040

Carolyn Stott, “Belleville Noir in Twenty-first Century Cinema: Adaptation and Innovation”, Essays in French Literature and Culture 56, 2019.

About the Author: Carolyn Stott

Carolyn Stott is Senior Lecturer in French and Francophone Studies and Associate Dean, Student Life, in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney. She has published in a variety of areas: teaching French as a foreign language, student transition from the secondary to the tertiary sector, gentrification in Paris and French detective fiction and roman noir. This is her first foray into film noir, prompted by her longstanding interest in the quartier of Belleville, Paris.