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Corine Tachtiris

Lecturer

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Education

PhD, Comparative Literature, University of Michigan, 2012
MFA, Literary Translation, University of Iowa, 2003

Publications

  “Le marronage féminin du système érotique du (néo)colonialisme dans trois romans des femmes antillaises.” Légs et Littérature 3 (March 2014): 11-24.
 
“Traduction et circulation opportuniste de la littérature mondiale.” Travaux et documents 55, Issue “Le texte étranger (3) Travaux 2008-2011.” (2012): 151-168.
 
“Relation and Identity: Milan Kundera and Dany Laferrière Redefine the World.” The Comparatist 36 (May 2012): 178-195.
 
“Of Male Exiles and Female Nations: ‘Sexual Errancy’ in Haitian Immigrant Literature.” Callaloo 35.2 (Spring 2012): 442-458.
 
“Translation as Peaceable Resistance.” Norwich Papers: Studies in Translation 18 (Nov. 2010): 115-26.

Translations

 “Rendez-vous with Life” (literary essay by Beaudelaine Pierre, from French). Légs et Littérature 4 (Sept. 2014): 189-202.
 
“And then sometimes from time to time…” and “Gonaïves” (poems by Agnant, from French). sx salon 10 (Aug. 2012). http://smallaxe.net/wordpress3/prose/2012/08/31/poems-by-marie-celie-agnant/
 
“Moonbathing” (short story by Yanick Lahens, from French). Metamorphoses: Journal of Literary Translation 11 no. 1 (spring 2003): 188-192.