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

James Barrow Professor of French Modern Languages and Cultures

Research

Research Grants

The Culture of Spanish Verse in the Late Middle Ages

LEVERHULME TRUST (UK)

January 2011 - November 2013

The Antislavery Knowledge Network: Community-Led Strategies for Creative and Heritage-Based Interventions in Sub-Saharan Africa

ARTS AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL (AHRC)

October 2017 - September 2021

Translating Cultures leadership fellowship (Phase II)

ARTS AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL (AHRC)

September 2015 - September 2020

‘Dark tourism’ in comparative perspective: sites of suffering, sites of memory

ARTS AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL (AHRC)

March 2016 - February 2018

1001 Re-tellings: Emily Ruete’s Memoiren einer arabischen Prinzessin in a literary context

LEVERHULME TRUST (UK)

October 2011 - September 2012

Toussaint Louverture as transnational figure: representations of the Haitian revolutionary in world literature and history.

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

February 2005 - July 2005

New Approaches to Twentieth-Century Travel Literature in France.

ARTS AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL (AHRC)

March 2001 - September 2003

International colloquium for 20th/21st century French studies: 'French in/and other disciplines'.

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

April 2002 - May 2002

The travelling revolutionary: twentieth-century translations of Toussaint Louverture.

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

June 2004

Toussaint Louverture as transnational figure: representations of the Haitian revolutionary in world literature and history.

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

September 2004 - September 2005

Translating Cultures leadership fellowship

ARTS AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL (AHRC)

September 2012 - August 2015

Exoticism, hybridity and the persistence of Polynesia.

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

March 2003

Critical edition of codex MP4

DISCANTUS MORE HISPANO SL (SPAIN)

January 2012 - May 2012

Representations of India in French texts 1754-1815.

LEVERHULME TRUST (UK)

September 2005 - August 2007

'The Bloody Writing is for ever torn': Domestic and International Consequences of the First Governmental Efforts to Abolish the Atlantic Slave Trade

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

August 2007

Forbidden Journeys: The Travel Writing of Ella Maillart

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

April 2007 - December 2007

'Descendre dans l'intraduisible, en eprouver la secousse': Bouvier and Barthes in China and Japan.

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

July 2005

Phillip Leverhulme Prize

LEVERHULME TRUST (UK)

October 2006 - September 2009

The twentieth-century review in French.

BRITISH ACADEMY (UK)

June 2003

Exoticism: from theory to practice - Victor Segalen's Essai sur l'exotisme and Equipée.

ARTS AND HUMANITIES RESEARCH COUNCIL (AHRC)

January 2006 - May 2006