French and Francophone Studies
Roselyne Gérazime is currently the Bridge to the Faculty Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of French and Francophone Studies at UIC. She received two Masters (in American Studies and in French Literature& Pedagogy) from the University of Lille 3 (France), before completing a PhD in French at Emory University. Prior to joining the University of Illinois at Chicago, she was an Andrew Mellon Fellow at Morehouse College, and a Visiting Assistant Professor of French (2018-2019) at Emory University. She then joined the CSSJ research team at Brown University, as the Ruth J. Simmons Postdoctoral Research Associate in Slavery and Justice. Her latest research focuses on the expression of spiritual beliefs in Caribbean and American literature. Her academic interests encompass Postcolonial studies, Caribbean studies (French, Spanish and English speaking), African American culture and literature, Psychoanalysis, and the Visual Arts.