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

Laura McGinnis, “Mother, Daughter, Slave, (Re)sist(e)r? The Female Body in Antillean Visual Commemoration”, Essays in French Literature and Culture 56, 2019

About the Author: Laura McGinnis

Laura McGinnis finished her PhD on twentieth and twenty-first-century Antillean literature and visual culture in 2017. Her primary research interests are contemporary French and francophone literature and visual culture, as well as postcolonial, post-plantation and post-slavery theory, and gender studies. She is currently working as a Lecturer (Education) in French Studies at Queen’s University Belfast and developing future research plans such as a project on the poetics of Relation in Gisèle Pineau’s oeuvre.

Email: lmcginnis01@qub.ac.uk