Professor Jean-Louis Cornille
Office: Beattie 207
Telephone: +27 (0)21 650 2898
Section Head (French). Research interests: 19th – 20th century French literature.
Dr Ruth de Oliveira
Office: Beattie 205
Telephone: +27 (0)21 650 3060
Lecturer (French), Research interests: didactics of French as a foreign and second language; French linguistics.
Associate Professor Vanessa Everson
Office: Beattie 206
Telephone: +27 (0)21 650 2900
Associate Professor (French). Research interests: Women writers from the Maghreb (1990 onwards); translation; modern language methodology. On study and research leave from 1 July to 31 December 2014.
Dr Annabelle Marie
Office: Beattie 219
Telephone: +27 (0)21 650 3058
Lecturer (French). Research interests: didactics of foreign language and analysis of French literature, especially from the Caribbean and French-speaking Africa.
Adjunct Associate Professor David Culpin (French Section)
Office: Beattie Room 220
Telephone: +27 (0)21 650 2895
David Culpin specializes in the literature of ideas and the history of the book in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and is also interested in the reception of early-modern French texts in anglophone colonial contexts.