Kelsey Eren Jaye

Doctoral Student

 

Education:

Ph.D. in Francophone Studies, University of Virginia (in progress)

Master’s work at Middlebury College in France, in exchange with Université Paris Sorbonne - Paris IV

Diplôme Universitaire d'Études Françaises - Niveau 2, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris III

Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature, The Evergreen State College 

Teaching Experience:

L’Institut Catholique de Paris, Faculté des Lettres | Paris, France | Lectrice | 2019 – 2020

Lycée Camille Sée | Paris, France | English Language Assistantship | 2018 – 2019

The Evergreen State College | Olympia, Washington, USA | Research & Program Assistant | 2015 – 2017

Grants & Fellowships:

Battestin Fellowship | The Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, 2021

Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship in Caribbean Literatures, Arts, and Cultures | University of Virginia, 2020 – 2025

Betty Jones Scholarship | Middlebury College, 2019

Interests:

Caribbean Poetics, Literatures and Languages
Philosophy and Poetics of Édouard Glissant 
Comparative Religion 
Theater and Ritual Studies
Folklife and Folklore Documentation
Theory of History and Historiography
Spatial Displacement, Exile and Migration 
Archive Studies