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'Pour garder l'impossible intact' : the poetry of Heather Dohollau
(University of St Andrews, 2009-11-30) - Thesis
This dissertation offers the first extended study of the work of the Welsh-French poet Heather Dohollau, whose substantial œuvre in French, published since 1974, has recently received international critical recognition. ...
The 'internal exotic' : a postcolonial re-reading of nineteenth-century Alsatian and Corsican literature in French
(University of St Andrews, 2013) - Thesis
This thesis examines nineteenth-century French literature about the peripheral regions of Alsace and Corsica, observing the discursive process of their incorporation into the imagined French landscape. Firstly, approaching ...
François Villon in English : translation and cross-cultural poetic influence
(2014) - Thesis
This thesis argues that François Villon becomes a significant, but overlooked, influence in the tradition of English poetry, and that this influence reveals itself in translations, adaptations, and responses to his work. ...
Women and nature in the works of French female novelists, 1789-1815
(University of St Andrews, 2015-06-25) - Thesis
On account of their supposed link to nature, women in post-revolutionary France were pigeonholed into a very restrictive sphere that centred around domesticity and submission to their male counterparts. Yet this thesis ...
(University of St Andrews, 2016-06-23) - Thesis