Dr B Jack

Official Student and Tutor in French at Christ Church College
Gresham Professor of Rhetoric, Gresham College, City of London



Belinda Jack’s main research interests are in Francophone Writing, Women’s Writing,  Biography and Reading.


French language and literature especially the Modern Period.


Selected Publications

The Woman Reader (Yale, 2012)

‘Epreuve avant la lettre: George Sand et l’autobiographie renversée’, Littérature, 134 (2004), 121-130

Beatrice’s Spell: The Enduring Legend of Beatrice Cenci (Chatto and Windus, 2003)

George Sand: A Woman’s Life Writ Large (Chatto and Windus, 1999)

Negritude and Literary Criticism: The History and Theory of ‘Negro-African’ Literature in French (Greenwood Press, 1996)

Francophone Literatures: An Introductory Survey (Oxford: OUP, 1996)

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