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.