Marsoin Edouard

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Research themes

  • Nineteenth-century US literature
  • Pleasure and enjoyment in literature
  • Dietetics, literature and philosophy
  • Sexuality, gender and literature

Current Project

  • 2011-2016, Ph.D., Paris Diderot University. Dissertation title: « ‘Capabilities of Enjoyment’: Melville’s Use of Pleasures », under the supervision of Pr. Philippe Jaworski.
  • 2016-present, Lecturer in English, Université de Paris
  • 2011-2016, Teaching fellow, Université Paris Diderot
  • 2019-2010, Visiting scholar and part-time lecturer in French at Boston University
  • 2008, Agrégation in English (rank: 9)
  • 2006-2007, Language assistant in French at King’s College London
  • 2005-2011, Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in Anglophone studies at Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
  • 2003-2005, Student at Lycée Henri-IV, Paris.
    • « ‘No Land of Pleasure Unalloyed’: Economies of Pleasure and Pain in Melville’s Typee and Omoo  », J19: The Journal of Nineteenth-Century Americanists, vol. 8, no. 2. Forthcoming in October 2020.
    • « Billy Budd: The Eromenos Has to Die », Leviathan: A Journal of Melville Studies, vol. 22, no. 1, 2020.
    • « The Belly Philosophical: Melville, Nietzsche, and the Ascetic Ideal », Textual Practice, vol. 33, no. 10, 2019.
    • « Poét(h)ique de la citation vive dans Go Tell It on the Mountain (1953) de James Baldwin », in Christophe Ippolito (ed.), La littérature et la vie, Paris, Classiques Garnier, 2018.