Imogen Long-Levasseur


Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education

01482 465162

Co-Director of Teaching and Learning, SHLC/ REF Lead, Modern Languages and Linguistics/ Year Abroad Coordinator for French

Imogen joined the University of Hull in 2013 after working at the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and Limerick.


Research Interests

  • French cultural history

  • Women's writing

  • The Cold War

Research groups

  • Women in French

  • Centre for Contemporary Women's Writing in French

  • Cold War Cultures Network

  • French Studies Representative for UCML


Long-Levasseur I, Women Intellectuals in Post-68 France: Petitions and Polemics, Palgrave Macmillan (2013)

Long-Levasseur I and Allison M, Women/Matter: French and Francophone Women and the Material World, Peter Lang (2013)

Long-Levasseur I, ‘A Powerful Political Platform: Françoise Giroud and L’Express in a Cold War Climate’, French History, 30.2, pp 241-258 (2016)

Long-Levasseur I, Atack M, Fell A and Holmes D, French Feminisms after 1975: New Texts, New Readings, Peter Lang (2017)


Modules list

  • French Language Skills 1

  • French Language Skills 2

  • French Language Skills 5

  • Culture modules at all levels

Research PhDs

Imogen welcomes applications for postgraduate supervision in French cultural studies.

Current PhD supervisions 

  • Adam Spencer, Collective Memory and Resistance in the Charente

Teaching awards and accolades

  • PG Certificate in Academic Practice, University of Hull (2015)

  • HEA Fellowship

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • BA, University of Leeds

  • MRes, University of Leeds

  • PhD, University of Leeds

External roles

  • UCML Representative for French Studies