Black Women and the French Republic

Oct 26, 2020, 4:30 pm4:30 pm



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ck Women and the French Republic
Annette K. Joseph-Gabriel, University of Michigan

Annette Joseph-Gabriel is a scholar of francophone literature, culture, and politics. Her research focuses on race, gender, and citizenship in the French-speaking Caribbean, Africa, and France. Her book, Reimagining Liberation: How Black Women Transformed Citizenship in the French Empire (University of Illinois Press, 2020) mines published writings and untapped archives to reveal the anticolonialist endeavors of Black women in the French empire. Her articles have appeared in peer-reviewed journals including Small Axe, Slavery & Abolition, Eighteenth-Century Studies and The French Review. She is a recipient of the Carrie Chapman Catt Prize for Research on Women and Politics. She is also the managing editor of Palimpsest: A Journal on Women, Gender, and the Black International and production editor of Women in French Studies.

Open to members of the Princeton University community.
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Made possible by the 250th Anniversary Fund for Innovation in Undergraduate Education 
and the Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society


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