Dr. Viviane Azarian


Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies
University of Bayreuth

95440 Bayreuth

+49 (0) 921 55-3537 (phone)

Email: viviane.azarian@uni-bayreuth.de

Research Interests

French and Francophone literatures and media 

Geographical Area

West-Africa, Caribbean, Canada  

Academic Vita

since 2010

Assistant Professor Romance Literatures and Comparative Studies, University of Bayreuth 


Postdoc at BIGSAS, University of Bayreuth 


Stanford University Program in Paris: Associate Professor, Department of African and Afro-American Studies 


PhD in Paris


Studies in Paris

Memberships and Functions in Academic Organisations


Francophone Expert, Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF)   


Association Pour l’Etude des Littératures Africaines (APELA)


Société Internationale d’Etude des Littératures de l’Ere Coloniale (SIELEC)


Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies (SFPS)