Thesis Areas


French literature from the Middle Ages to the 21st century; Quebec, African and Caribbean literatures; popular literature, mass culture, bande dessinée, écriture féminine, travel literature, literature of the self; Francophone cinema; discourse analysis, deconstruction, mythocriticism, post-modernism, post-structuralism, sociocriticism, postcolonial theories.


Semantics and lexicology, syntax, morphology; sociolinguistics; translation and terminology; linguistics applied to language teaching (learner's dictionaries, adaptation of linguistic tools for language teaching).