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Ariane Bogain

Senior Lecturer

Department: Social Sciences languages

Ariane studied English, Politics and European law in France. She was appointed Lecturer in French in Modern Languages in 1997 and became a lecturer in French and Politics in 2015.  

Campus Address

Northumbria University
Lipman Building, room 004
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8ST

0191 227 3800

Qualifications

MPhil, PGCE, MA, BA, Celta

Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) - 2013
DEA (MPhil) in European Identities – Lyon II – 1997
DEA (MPhil) in European law – Lyon III – 1995
PGCE – University of Wolverhampton – 1996
Diplôme de l’Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Diploma of the Institute of Political Sciences - Master) – Lyon – 1994
Maitrise (Master) in English – Nancy – 1992
Licence (BA) in English – Nancy - 1991

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Ariane’s research interests lie in the following areas:

  • European identities
  • French identities
  • France and Europe
  • Europe in Jules Romains' work
  • Representation of minorities
  • Terrorism and the French authorities
  • Critical Discourse Analysis

 I have recently contributed to discussions about the French elections, both on TV (France 24 and TRT) and in the press, with articles for The Conversation and Europe’s World. 

Professional Activity

Teaching

  • French:
    • Grammar
    • Essay writing
    • Oral skills

Previously: translation into French, statistical commentary, University-wide language module

  • Politics:
    • Area studies for French degrees
    • Level 4 Britain and the World for International Relations and Politics degree 
    • Level 5 module on French politics and government
    • Level 5 module on Human Rights
    • From September 2017: Level 5 module on Theories of International Relations.

Previously: level 5 and 6 modules on Contemporary Europe

Role in Department

  • Programme Leader for BA (Hons) French and Spanish
  • Module tutor
  • Web co-ordinator

Previously

  • Marketing co-ordinator
  • Study Skills co-ordinator

Key Publications

Articles

  • "Security in the name of human rights: the discursive legitimation strategies of the war on terror in France", Critical Studies on Terrorism (2017)

  • "Demons, Ants, Giants and Dwarves: the Construction of Germany's handling of the Euro crisis in French political discourse", Journal of Contemporary European Studies (2014)

  • "Jules Romains' Vision of a United Europe in Interwar France: Legacy and Ambiguities", Modern & Contemporary France (2013).

  • "Erasmus Language students in a British University – a case study", The Language Learning Journal, vol 40 (2012).

  • Stereotypification of the non-European: a case study of Turkey’s membership to the EU  in collaboration with Florence Potot in The European Mind: Narrative and Identity,  Volume II . Malta University Press (2010). ISBN 978-99909-45-56-0  

  • “From the stereotypification of the non-European other to the prototypification of the European self: a case study of Turkey’s membership to the European Union from the French perspective”, published  in collaboration with Florence Potot in Portal – Journal of Interdisciplinary International Studies – in January 2008, vol.5, n01 (2008) – ISSN 1449-2490.

  • “Translation, Theory and Practice: an interactive approach”, published in December 2007 in Kalbu Studijos journal, n011, (2007). ISSN: 1648 – 2824

  • “Translation Theory and practice: an interactive approach”. Subject Centre for Languages, linguistics and area study. On-line article – 2007

  • Entry on the French writer Jules Romains and his views on America in the book “France and the Americas. Culture, politics and history”, Bill Marshall ed.  ABC-CLIO Ltd, ISBN 1851094113 (2005).

  • "Spain today: Language and contemporary society at your fingertips": Subject Centre for Languages, linguistics and area study. On-line article in collaboration with Jackie Collins – 2004 http://www.llas.ac.uk/resources/paper/2291

  • "New technologies in language studies a case study in the French division at the University of Northumbria ". Article published, in collaboration with Florence Potot, in Kalbu Studijos journal, No. 4,  (2003). ISSN: 1648 – 2824

 

  • Conferences:
  • “Virtual citizens for virtual politics? Digital technology and the French presidential elections”. Paper presented, in collaboration with Florence Potot at ISSEI (International Society for the Study of European Ideas) in July 2008.

  • “From the stereotypification of the non-European other to the prototypification of the European self: a case study of Turkey’s membership to the European Union from the French perspective”. Paper presented, in collaboration with Florence Potot, at ISSEI (International Society for the Study of European Ideas) in July 2006.

  • "Say what you mean Mean what you say": presentation of a web package for translation from French into English at the Northumbria conference (July 2004).

  • "Europe at your fingertips": evaluation of an e-learning package at the CILT national conference in London (June 2004) in collaboration with Jackie Collins.

  • "Jules Romains et l'Europe": paper at the Burns Conference (October 2003)


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