Recent Doctorates Awarded in French/Francophone Studies by Institutions in the UK and Ireland
The Society for French Studies congratulates Danielle Amy Berrow, Joanne Brueton, Géraldine Crahay, Kaya Davies Hayon, Adrian May, Katarzyna Maria Mike and Hannah Morcos on the award of their doctorates.
Name: DANIELLE AMY BERROW
Institution: University of St Andrews
Date of award/Conferment of degree: 7 March 2016
Thesis title: Madame de Genlis: Environment, Citizenship, and the Nation in Post-Revolutionary France
Short abstract: Through an ecocritical lens, this thesis investigates Madame de Genlis’s depiction of post-Revolutionary France. At the heart of the ecocritical project is the notion that humankind must re-evaluate its relationship with the endangered natural world in order to protect the ecosphere; ecocriticism provides tools for re-conceptualizing the ways human communities...