CV

Areas of Expertise

  • Francophone Media Studies
  • Science, Technology, Society (STS)
  • Media Archeaologies : Video, Performance, Digital Art
  • Historiography of European Theater
  • Sub-Saharan and Caribean Francophone Theater
  • Contemporary Art from the Afro-Diasporas

Methodologies

Cultural critique, performance theory, media archeaology, continental philosophy, psychoanalysis, critical race studies, gender studies and feminism.

Education

Ph.D.     French & media Studies, University of Minnesota, 2016. Committee: John Mowitt, Jane Blocker, Bernard Stiegler, Christophe Wall-Romana.

Formation doctorale, Arts & Médias, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, 2009-2015. Directrice: Sylvie Chalaye

M.A.     (honors) Institut d’Études Théâtrales, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, 2009

B.A.     Institut d’Études Théâtrales, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, 2007

Academic Appointments

2018-2019     Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Humanities Research, University of the Western Cape, South Africa

2016-2018     Winthrop-King Postdoctoral Fellow in Contemporary French and Francophone Studies, Florida State University, USA

2014     Visiting Lecturer, Institut d’Études Théâtrales, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, France

2009     Visiting Scholar, Performance Studies, NYU Tish School of the Arts, USA