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

Sanja Perovic and Brecht Deseure, “The Radical Retranslations of the Revolutionary Period: Britain, France, Italy (1789-1815)”, Essays in FrenchLiterature and Culture 59, 2022, pp. 21-40.

Essays in French Literature and Culture

About the authors

Sanja Perovic is Reader in Eighteenth-Century French Studies at King’s College London. Publications include The Calendar in Revolutionary France: The Perception of Time in Literature, Culture and Politics (2012) and, as co-editor, a special issue on The French Revolution Effect (Comparative Critical Studies 2018). She is currently PI of the AHRC grant ‘Radical Translations: The Transfer of Revolutionary Culture between Britain, France and Italy (1789-1815)’.

Email: sanja.perovic@kcl.ac.uk

Brecht Deseure is an historian specialised in the political culture of the revolutionary era in Belgium, France and Britain. He has published about the politics of history, constitutional history and (counter-)revolutionary iconography. Between 2019 and 2022 he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow on the project Radical Translations. The Transfer of Revolutionary Culture between Britain, France and Italy (1789-1815) at King’s College London. He currently works as a postdoctoral researcher at the Université Libre de Belgique (ULB) and the Royal Library of Belgium (KBR).

Email: brecht.deseure@kcl.ac.uk