Prof Charles Forsdick BA (Oxford), PhD (Lancaster)

James Barrow Professor of French Modern Languages and Cultures

Publications

2019

Afterword (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2019). Afterword. Journal for Cultural Research, 23(2), 220-223. doi:10.1080/14797585.2019.1665891

DOI: 10.1080/14797585.2019.1665891

2018

Revisiting Plozévet (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. R. A. (n.d.). Revisiting Plozévet. French Cultural Studies.

French Studies: a quarterly review (Edited special journal issue)

Forsdick, C. R. A., & Yee, J. (Eds.) (2018). French Studies: a quarterly review (Vol. 72). OUP.

Towards A Postcolonial Nineteenth Century: Introduction (Journal article)

Forsdick, C., & Yee, J. (2018). Towards a Postcolonial Nineteenth Century: Introduction. French Studies, 72(2), 167-175. doi:10.1093/fs/kny005

DOI: 10.1093/fs/kny005

Postcolonializing the bagne (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2018). Postcolonializing the bagne. French Studies, 72(2), 237-255. doi:10.1093/fs/kny001

DOI: 10.1093/fs/kny001

2017

Man and Animals (Being Human Debate at FACT, Liverpool for BBC Radio 3) (Media)

Peverley, S. L., Mulhall, L., Forsdick, C., Cochrane, A., Szollosy, M., de Wolf, E., & Mitter, R. (2016). Man and Animals (Being Human Debate at FACT, Liverpool for BBC Radio 3). [Radio Broadcast (BBC Radio 3)]. Retrieved from http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b082kwsl

Haiti and comics: the search for (new graphic) narratives (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. R. A. (2017). Haiti and comics: the search for (new graphic) narratives. Yale French Studies.

The Black Jacobins Reader (Book)

Forsdick, C., & Hogsbjerg, C. (2017). The Black Jacobins Reader.

2016

Toussaint Louverture A Political Biography (Book)

Forsdick, C., & Høgsbjerg, C. (2016). Toussaint Louverture A Political Biography. Revolutionary Lives.

Global France, Global French: beyond the monolingual (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. R. A. (n.d.). Global France, Global French: beyond the monolingual. Contemporary French Civilization.

Translating Disciplines: An Interview with Charles Forsdick (Journal article)

Forsdick, C., & Hanrahan, M. (2016). Translating Disciplines: An Interview with Charles Forsdick. French Studies Bulletin, 37(139), 33-39. doi:10.1093/frebul/ktw009

DOI: 10.1093/frebul/ktw009

2014

Sergei Eisenstein and the Haitian Revolution: 'The Confrontation Between Black and White Explodes Into Red' (Journal article)

Forsdick, C., & Hogsbjerg, C. (2014). Sergei Eisenstein and the Haitian Revolution: 'The Confrontation Between Black and White Explodes Into Red'. History Workshop Journal, 78(1), 157-185. doi:10.1093/hwj/dbu011

DOI: 10.1093/hwj/dbu011

Travel, slavery, memory: thanatourism in the French Atlantic (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2014). Travel, slavery, memory: thanatourism in the French Atlantic. Postcolonial Studies, 17(3), 251-265. doi:10.1080/13688790.2014.993427

DOI: 10.1080/13688790.2014.993427

2010

After the Dance (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2010). After the Dance. In M. Munro (Ed.), Edwidge Danticat: A Reader's Guide. Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press.

Late Glissant: History, “World Literature,” and the Persistence of the Political (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2010). Late Glissant: History, “World Literature,” and the Persistence of the Political. Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism, 14(3), 121-134. doi:10.1215/07990537-2010-027

DOI: 10.1215/07990537-2010-027

Siting Postcolonial Memory: Remembering New Caledonia in the Work of Didier Daeninckx (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2010). Siting Postcolonial Memory: Remembering New Caledonia in the Work of Didier Daeninckx. Modern & Contemporary France, 18(2), 175-192. doi:10.1080/09639481003714781

DOI: 10.1080/09639481003714781

2009

Contemporary French Travel Writing (Book)

Forsdick, C. (Ed.) (2009). Contemporary French Travel Writing. London: Taylor and Francis.

French Perceptions of Niagara (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2009). French Perceptions of Niagara. In D. Seed, & S. Castillo (Eds.), American Travel and Empire (pp. 56-77). Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.

Postcolonial Thought in the French-Speaking World (Book)

Forsdick, C., & Murphy, D. (Eds.) (2009). Postcolonial Thought in the French-Speaking World. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.

2008

'Gérard Macé, exote' (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2008). 'Gérard Macé, exote'. In D. Viart (Ed.), Gérard Macé, la > (pp. 17). Paris: Éditions des Lettres Modernes.

'Haiti and Departmentalization: the spectral presence of Toussaint Louverture' (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2008). 'Haiti and Departmentalization: the spectral presence of Toussaint Louverture'. International Journal of Francophone Studies, 11(3).

'Postcolonial Toussaint' (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2008). 'Postcolonial Toussaint'. In M. Munro, & E. Hackett-Walcott (Eds.), Echoes of the Haitian Revolution, 1804-2004 (pp. 19). St Augustine: University of the West Indies Press.

'Situating Human Zoos' (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2008). 'Situating Human Zoos'. In P. Blanchard, N. Bancel, G. Boetsch, E. Deroo, S. Lemaire, & C. Forsdick (Eds.), Human Zoos: Science and Spectacle in the Age of Colonial Empire (pp. 16). Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.

'Travel, Tourism, Migration: Between the English Channel and 'la Manche' (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2008). 'Travel, Tourism, Migration: Between the English Channel and 'la Manche'. In C. Geoffroy, & R. Sibley (Eds.), Going Abroad: Travel, Tourism, Migration (pp. 12). Newcastle: Cambridge Scholar's Press.

Foreword. (Chapter)

Lees, A. J. (2016). Foreword.. In Unknown Book (Vol. 33 Suppl 1, pp. S1). doi:10.1016/j.parkreldis.2016.11.002

DOI: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2016.11.002

Haiti Now! (Book)

Forsdick, C., Walcott-Hackshaw, E., & Munro, M. (Eds.) (2008). Haiti Now!. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

Human Zoos: Science and Spectacle in the Age of Colonial Empire (Book)

Blanchard, P., Bancal, N., Boetsch, G., Deroo, E., Lemaire, S., & Forsdick, C. (Eds.) (2008). Human Zoos: Science and Spectacle in the Age of Colonial Empire. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.

Interpreting 2004: Politics, Memory, Scholarship (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2008). Interpreting 2004: Politics, Memory, Scholarship. Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism, 27, 1-13. doi:10.2979/sax.2008.-.27.1

DOI: 10.2979/sax.2008.-.27.1

Oasis Interdites d'Ella Maillart (Book)

Forsdick, C. (2008). Oasis Interdites d'Ella Maillart. Geneva: Editions Zoé.

2007

'Sang sang ô sang noir de mes frères: representing the colonial massacre in Francophone literature and culture' (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2007). 'Sang sang ô sang noir de mes frères: representing the colonial massacre in Francophone literature and culture'. In L. Milne (Ed.), Representations of Violence, Culture and Identity in the Francophone Ex-Colonies (Vol. 2007, pp. 31-57). Bern: Peter Lang.

Camus and Sartre (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2007). Camus and Sartre. In E. Hughes (Ed.), Cambridge Companion to Camus (pp. 118-130). Cambridge: CUP.

Colonial History, Postcolonial Memory: Contemporary Perspectives (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2007). Colonial History, Postcolonial Memory: Contemporary Perspectives. Francophone Postcolonial Studies.

Exoticism (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2007). Exoticism. In G. Brulotte, & J. Phillips (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Erotic Literature (pp. 440-442). London: Routledge.

Situating Haiti: on some early nineteenth-century representations of Toussaint Louverture (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2007). Situating Haiti: on some early nineteenth-century representations of Toussaint Louverture. International Journal of Francophone Studies, 10(1), 17-34. doi:10.1386/ijfs.10.1and2.17_1

DOI: 10.1386/ijfs.10.1and2.17_1

The French Empire (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2007). The French Empire. In J. McLeod (Ed.), Routledge Companion to Postcolonial Studies (pp. 32-45). London: Routledge.

Toussaint at the Crossroads (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2007). Toussaint at the Crossroads. Small Axe.

2006

'(In)connaissance de l'Asie': Barthes and Bouvier, China and Japan' (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2006). '(In)connaissance de l'Asie': Barthes and Bouvier, China and Japan'. Modern and Contemporary France, 14(1), 63-77.

New Approaches to Twentieth-Century Travel Literature in French: Genre, History, Theory (Book)

Forsdick, C., Basu, F., & Shilton, S. (2006). New Approaches to Twentieth-Century Travel Literature in French: Genre, History, Theory. New York: Peter Lang.

Postface: Etudes littéraires francophones et notion de postcolonial (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2006). Postface: Etudes littéraires francophones et notion de postcolonial. FPS, 4(2).

The travelling revolutionary: translations of Toussaint Louverture (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2006). The travelling revolutionary: translations of Toussaint Louverture. In M. Munro, & E. Hackett-Walcott (Eds.), Re-interpreting the Haitian Revolution and its Cultural Aftershocks (pp. 150-167). Saint Augustine: UWI Press.

2005

Between ‘French’ and ‘Francophone’: French Studies and the Postcolonial Turn (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2005). Between ‘French’ and ‘Francophone’: French Studies and the Postcolonial Turn. French Studies, 59(4), 523-530. doi:10.1093/fs/kni222

DOI: 10.1093/fs/kni222

De la plume comme des pieds: essaysism as a peripatetic genre¿ (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2005). De la plume comme des pieds: essaysism as a peripatetic genre¿. In C. Forsdick, & A. Stafford (Eds.), The Modern Francophone Essay: Movement, Instability, Performance (pp. 45-59). Bern: Peter Lang Publishing.

Des études françaises aux études francophones: le cas britannique (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2005). Des études françaises aux études francophones: le cas britannique. Cahiers de l¿Association internationale des études françaises, 329-340.

Exoticizing the Domestique : Bécassine, Brittany and the Beauty of the Dead (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2005). Exoticizing the Domestique : Bécassine, Brittany and the Beauty of the Dead. In C. Forsdick, L. Grove, & L. McQuillan (Eds.), The Francophone Bande Dessinée (pp. 23-37). Amsterdam: Rodopi.

France and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History (Book)

Marshall, B. (Ed.) (2005). France and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History. new york: abc-clio.

Grounding a World: Essays on the Work of Kenneth White (Book)

Bowd, G., Forsdick, C., & Bissell, N. (Eds.) (2005). Grounding a World: Essays on the Work of Kenneth White. Glasgow: Alba Publications.

Projected Journeys (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2005). Projected Journeys. In J. Gratton, & M. Sheringham (Eds.), Projects and Experiments in Twentieth-Century French Culture (pp. xxx). Oxford: Berghahn.

The Black Jacobin in Paris (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2005). The Black Jacobin in Paris. Journal of Romance Studies, 5(3), 9-24.

The Francophone Bande Dessinée (Book)

Forsdick, C., Grove, L., & McQuillan, E. (Eds.) (2005). The Francophone Bande Dessinée. Amsterdam: Rodopi.

The Modern Francophone Essay: Movement, Instability, Performance (Book)

Forsdick, C., & Stafford, A. (Eds.) (2005). The Modern Francophone Essay: Movement, Instability, Performance. Bern: Peter Lang.

Travel in twentieth-century French and Francophone cultures : the persistence of diversity (Book)

Forsdick, C. (2005). Travel in twentieth-century French and Francophone cultures : the persistence of diversity. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Victor Segalen and Kenneth White¿, in (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2005). Victor Segalen and Kenneth White¿, in. In G. Bowd, C. Forsdick, & N. Bissell (Eds.), Grounding a World: Essays on the Work of Kenneth White (pp. 136-155). Glasgow: Alba Publications.

2004

'Finding a Way Out: Nicolas Bouvier and Contemporary Travel Literature in French' (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2004). 'Finding a Way Out: Nicolas Bouvier and Contemporary Travel Literature in French'. In M. Topping (Ed.), Eastern Voyages, Western Visions: French Writing and Painting of the Orient (pp. 325-345). Bern: Peter Lang Publishing.

2003

Francophone Postcolonial Studies: a Critical Introduction (Book)

Forsdick, C., & Murphy, D. (Eds.) (2003). Francophone Postcolonial Studies: a Critical Introduction. London: Arnold.

Transatlantic displacement and the problematics of space', in Mary Gallagher (ed.), Ici-Là: Place and Displacement in Caribbean Writing in French (Chapter)

Forsdick, C. (2003). Transatlantic displacement and the problematics of space', in Mary Gallagher (ed.), Ici-Là: Place and Displacement in Caribbean Writing in French. In M. Gallagher (Ed.), Ici-Là: Place and Displacement in Caribbean Writing in French (pp. 181-209). Amsterdam: Rodopi.

2001

'Direction les oubliettes de l'histoire': witnessing the past in the contemporary French polar (Journal article)

Forsdick, C. (2001). 'Direction les oubliettes de l'histoire': witnessing the past in the contemporary French polar. French Cultural Studies, 12(36), 333-350. doi:10.1177/095715580101203608

DOI: 10.1177/095715580101203608