Dr Charlotte Baker

Senior Lecturer in French and Francophone Studies

Current Teaching

DELC320: Final Year Dissertation

DELC345: Francophone Voices: Literature and Film from sub-Saharan Africa, the Caribbean and Canada

DELC401: Research Skills for Modern Linguists (Postgraduate)

Selected Publications Show all 52 publications

Enduring Negativity: Representations of Albinism in the Fictional work of Didier Destremau, Patrick Grainville and Williams Sassine
Baker, C. 02/2011 Oxford : Peter Lang. 226 p. ISBN: 9783034301794.
Book

Expressions of the body : representations in African text and image.
Baker, C. 09/2009 Oxford : Peter Lang. 372 p. ISBN: 978-3-03911-546-4.
Book

Sassine 'Saint Monsieur Baly'.
Baker, C. 06/2010 Glasgow : Glasgow French and German Publications
Other

Necropolitical violence and post-independence Guinean literature
Baker, C. 1/11/2014 In: International Journal of Francophone Studies. 17, 3-4, p. 305-326. 22 p.
Journal article

Campus in the City 2019
Festival/Exhibition/Concert

Albinism in Africa
Invited talk

Witchcraft Beliefs and Human Rights: Past, Present and Future Perspectives
Participation in conference

Representations of Persons with Albinism and Awareness of Human Rights
Invited talk

Witchcraft and Human Rights: from Horror to Hope
Festival/Exhibition/Concert

Countering Dangerous Speech: Shifting discourses of albinism in Africa
Invited talk

Words that Kill
Participation in conference

Words that Kill
Participation in conference

French Medico-Textual Cultures
Participation in conference

Translation Lancaster
Participation in conference

Writing for Liberty 2017
Participation in conference

'Translated from Gikuyu by the Author': Ngugi wa Thiongo's Self-Translation of Wizard of the Crow'
Invited talk

University of Leicester
Visiting an external academic institution

First International Workshop on Albinism in sub-Saharan Africa
Participation in conference

Writing for Liberty
Participation in conference

Liverpool University Press (Publisher)
Editorial activity

Border Masculinities
Participation in conference

21st Century Engagements
Participation in conference

Colloque « Williams Sassine n’est pas n’importe qui »
Participation in conference

Multilingual French Identities
Participation in conference

Multilingual French Identities
Participation in conference

Revisiting the First International Congress of Africanists in a Globalised World
Participation in conference

Researching Africa: Postgraduate Research Workshop
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

20th and 21st Century French and Francophone Studies International Colloquium
Participation in conference

Journal of Arts and Social Sciences (Journal)
Editorial activity

International Journal of English and Literature (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Bulletin of Francophone Postcolonial Studies (Journal)
Editorial activity

Postcolonial Bodies
Participation in conference

Book Reviews Editor
Types of External academic engagement - Membership of peer review panel or committee

Journal of African American Studies (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Capturing Witches: Histories, Stories, Images
Participation in conference

Minorités en vue colloquium
Participation in conference

French Studies (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Round table
Invited talk

Africa: Cultural Translations
Participation in conference

Pre-film presentation of Amélie
Invited talk

Interview with Pap Ndiaye, author of La Condition Noire (2008)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

  • African Studies Group
  • Centre for Transcultural Writing and Research
  • Multilingual Creativities
  • Performing Identities
  • Poetics of Resistance