Trotignon Béatrice

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Research themes

  • Contemporary American Literature
  • Contemporary American Poetry
  • Text and image
  • Translation

Current Project

  • Translation of the poetry of Eleni Sikelianos, and other contemporary American poets
  • Peter Markus

Education and Academic Positions

  • 1989-1993 Ecole Normale Supérieure, Fontenay-Saint- Cloud – (English Studies)
  • 1993 Agrégation, English Studies (Literature)
  • 1999 PhD, Paris VII- Denis Diderot. Dissertation dealt with the stylistics of excess in the novels of Cormac McCarthy. Supervisor : Marc Chénetier. Award : Prix Perrot de l’Université de Paris VII Denis-Diderot.
  • 1994-1997 Allocataire Monitrice Normalienne, Université de Nice
  • 1997-2000 ATER, Université de Tours
  • Since 2001 Associate Professor, Université Paris-Dauphine.

Administrative Responsibilities:

  • Board member of MSO Department, Université Paris-Dauphine (2018-)
  • Member of the National Council of Universities (CNU)
      • “A Bibliography of Cormac McCarthy’s Works in Translation”, Cormac McCarthy Journal 17.1, 2019, pp. 43-63.
      • « De l’expérimental dans l’art de Peter Markus : We Make Mud, Miranda », 16 / 2018 (revue en ligne, open editions)
      • Translation : Sikelianos, Eleni. Le Tendre Inventaire des vivants & des mortsNantes: joca seria, 2017, avec une postface de la traductrice.
      • Textual borders in Cormac McCarthy’s novels : The Poetics of Paragraph Breaks in The Road, in Cormac McCarthy’s Borders and Landscapes”, ed. Louise Jillett, New York and London: Bloomsbury, October 2016, pp. 123-142.
      • “Looking for a lost epic voice in The California Poem by Eleni Sikelianos : an introduction”. in Vincent Dussol, Relecture & ouverture du corpus épique/ Rereading & Widening the Epic Corpus, Bruxelles: P.I.E. Peter Lang, 2012, pp. 451-457.