Françoise Vergès is a lecturer in postcolonial studies in the Centre for Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths College, University of London. Her last book, La Mémoire enchaînée. Questions sur l'esclavage (Paris: Albin Michel, 2006) was awarded the 2006 Françoise Seligmann Foundation Prize Against Racism.
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