Soraya Limare

Soraya Limare

Research interests

Literary representations of the Haitian Revolution, Francophone Literature, Caribbean Literature, childhood narratives, travel narratives, women and gender studies, theater, philosophy of translation, digital humanities. 

Courses taught

Intensive Beginning French: Parisian Identity through visual media (Harvard University)

Beginning French 1: French Identity through visual media (Harvard University)

Teaching Assistant for “The Caribbean Digital” course taught by Profs. Kaiama Glover and Alex Gil
(Columbia University, Fall 2020)

French 3405 Third Year Grammar and Composition
(Columbia University, Spring 2021)

Intro to French and Francophone Studies Part 1
(Columbia University, Fall 2021)

Teaching Assistant for “French Theory in a Global Context” course taught by Profs. Madeleine Dobie and Thomas Dodman (Columbia University, Spring 2022)


Digital Fellow, Barnard Digital Humanities Center (Fall 2019-Spring 2021) 

Editorial roles

Managing Editor, archipelagos journal

Contributor, In the Same Boats: Toward an Afro-Atlantic Intellectual Cartography.

Previous studies and degrees

Ecole Normale Supérieure-Ulm (A/L 2013)

BA in French Literature (Paris IV Sorbonne, 2014)

MA in Comparative Literature (Paris IV Sorbonne, 2015)

MA and MPhil in French (Columbia University, 2020-2021)