Prof Kate Marsh BA (Hons) (Oxon), PhD

Professor of French Studies Modern Languages and Cultures

    Professor Kate Marsh, a highly respected and much-liked friend, colleague, and tutor, died in April 2019 following a short illness. Kate made an enormous contribution to many different areas of activity within Modern Languages & Cultures, more widely across the School, Faculty, and University, and – as an outstanding scholar – to the range of disciplines with which she engaged in her research. She will be greatly missed by many cohorts of students, friends, and colleagues in Liverpool and beyond.

    Publications

    2018

    Colonial workers, imperial migrants and surveillance: policing in Le Havre, 1914–40 (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2018). Colonial workers, imperial migrants and surveillance: policing in Le Havre, 1914–40. Social History, 43(1), 1-29. doi:10.1080/03071022.2018.1393995

    DOI: 10.1080/03071022.2018.1393995

    2017

    ‘La Nouvelle Activité des Trafiquants de Femmes’: France, Le Havre and the Politics of Trafficking, 1919–1939 (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2017). ‘La Nouvelle Activité des Trafiquants de Femmes’: France, Le Havre and the Politics of Trafficking, 1919–1939. Contemporary European History. doi:10.1017/S0960777316000527

    DOI: 10.1017/S0960777316000527

    2016

    Les paradoxes de la commémoration de l’Inde française (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2016). Les paradoxes de la commémorationde l’Inde française. Outre-Mers, Revue d’histoire, 103(388-89), 119-136.

    2015

    L’affaire Galmot: Colonialism on trial in 1931 (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2015). L’affaire Galmot: Colonialism on trial in 1931. French Cultural Studies, 26(3), 260-276. doi:10.1177/0957155815587243

    DOI: 10.1177/0957155815587243

    2014

    Pondichéry: Archive of ‘French’ India (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2014). Pondichéry: Archive of ‘French’ India. Francosphères, 3(1), 9-23. doi:10.3828/franc.2014.2

    DOI: 10.3828/franc.2014.2

    2013

    Narratives of the French Empire: Fiction, Nostalgia, and Imperial Rivalries, 1784 to the Present (Book)

    Marsh, K. (2013). Narratives of the French Empire: Fiction, Nostalgia, and Imperial Rivalries, 1784 to the Present. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

    2012

    ‘Rights of the Individual’, Indentured Labour and Indian Workers: The French Antilles and the Rhetoric of Slavery Post 1848 (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2012). ‘Rights of the Individual’, Indentured Labour and Indian Workers: The French Antilles and the Rhetoric of Slavery Post 1848. Slavery & Abolition, 33(2), 221-231. doi:10.1080/0144039x.2012.669900

    DOI: 10.1080/0144039x.2012.669900

    2010

    France's Lost Empires: Fragmentation, Loss, and la fracture coloniale (Book)

    Marsh, K., & Frith, N. (Eds.) (2010). France's Lost Empires: Fragmentation, Loss, and la fracture coloniale. Lanham, MD: Lexington.

    Territorial Loss and the Construction of French Colonial Identities, 1763-1962 (Chapter)

    Marsh, K. (2010). Territorial Loss and the Construction of French Colonial Identities, 1763-1962. In K. Marsh, & N. Frith (Eds.), France's Lost Empires: Fragmentation, Nostalgia, and la fracture coloniale (pp. 1-13). Lanham, MD: Lexington.

    The Feminized Indian Other: English and French Conceptions of 'Womanhood' (Chapter)

    Marsh, K. (2010). The Feminized Indian Other: English and French Conceptions of 'Womanhood'. In P. Gifford, T. Hauswedell, & H. Chambers (Eds.), Europe and its Others: Essays on Interperception and Identity. Oxford: Verlag Peter Lang.

    2009

    India in the French Imagination: Peripheral Voices, 1754-1815 (Book)

    Marsh, K. (2009). India in the French Imagination: Peripheral Voices, 1754-1815. London: Pickering & Chatto.

    2008

    Writing Indian History: French Authors and the Story of les grandes Indes (Chapter)

    Marsh, K. (2008). Writing Indian History: French Authors and the Story of les grandes Indes. In C. Delmas, & C. Krishnan (Eds.), History/Stories of India (pp. 27-42). New Delhi: MacMillan India.

    2007

    Fictions of 1947 : representations of Indian decolonization 1919-1962 (Book)

    Marsh, K. (2007). Fictions of 1947 : representations of Indian decolonization 1919-1962 (Vol. 60). P. Collier (Ed.), Oxford: Peter Lang.

    France in Asia (Chapter)

    Marsh, K. (2007). France in Asia. In C. Forsdick, P. Poddar, R. Patke, & L. Jensen (Eds.), A Historical Companion to Postcolonial Literatures: Continental Europe and its Empires (pp. QQQ). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

    2006

    Gandhi andle gandhisme: Writing Indian Decolonisation and the Appropriation of Gandhi 1919–48 (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2006). Gandhi andle gandhisme: Writing Indian Decolonisation and the Appropriation of Gandhi 1919–48. Modern & Contemporary France, 14(1), 33-47. doi:10.1080/09639480500456326

    DOI: 10.1080/09639480500456326

    2005

    Les cinq noms sonores': the French voice in the story of British India 1763-1954 (Journal article)

    Magedera, I., & Marsh, K. (2005). Les cinq noms sonores': the French voice in the story of British India 1763-1954. Journal of Romance Studies, 5(1). doi:10.3167/147335305780953737

    DOI: 10.3167/147335305780953737

    The End of the British Raj: Representations of the Decolonisation of India in French-language Journalism (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2005). The End of the British Raj: Representations of the Decolonisation of India in French-language Journalism. Journal of Francophone Postcolonial Studies, 3, 43-55.

    The Work of Art as an Experience: Hyper-optical and Kinetic Stimulation, Happenings and Films in France (Chapter)

    Poirier, M. (2005). The Work of Art as an Experience: Hyper-optical and Kinetic Stimulation, Happenings and Films in France. In C. Grunenberg, & J. Harris (Eds.), Summer of Love: Psychedelic Art, Social Crisis and Counter-Culture in the 1960s (pp. 281-302). Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.

    ‘Les cinq noms sonores’: the French voice in the story of British India 1763–1954 (Journal article)

    Magedera, I. H., & Marsh, K. (2005). ‘Les cinq noms sonores’: the French voice in the story of British India 1763–1954. Journal of Romance Studies, 5(1), 65-77. doi:10.3828/jrs.5.1.65

    DOI: 10.3828/jrs.5.1.65

    2002

    'Representing Indian Decolonization in the Parisian Press 1923-54', (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2002). 'Representing Indian Decolonization in the Parisian Press 1923-54',. International Journal of Francophone Studies, 5, 74-84.

    2001

    'Francophone Literary Representations of Indian Decolonization: Catherine Clément's Pour l'amour de l'Inde (1993) and Hélène Cixous's L'Indiade ou l'Inde de leurs rêves (1987)' (Journal article)

    Marsh, K. (2001). 'Francophone Literary Representations of Indian Decolonization: Catherine Clément's Pour l'amour de l'Inde (1993) and Hélène Cixous's L'Indiade ou l'Inde de leurs rêves (1987)'. International Journal of Francophone Studies, 4, 146-155.