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

Jacqueline Couti, “Flambeau d’insoumission : Mémorialisation de Lumina Sophie, dite Surprise, à la Martinique”, Essays in French Literature and Culture 56, 2019

About the Author: Jacqueline Couti

Jacqueline Couti is the Laurence H. Favrot Associate Professor of French Studies at Rice university. She is the author of Dangerous Creole Liaisons (2016); L’Harmattan has also published her annotated editions of two 19th-century novels printed in Martinique. Her current book project is entitled Sex, Sea, and Self: Sexuality and Nationalism in French Caribbean Discourses 1924-1948. Her research delves into the transatlantic interconnection between cultural productions from continental France and its now former colonies.