Professor Tlatli’s research interests are in francophone literature –particularly from North Africa—as well as colonial and postcolonial historiography. She has also written and researched on 20th century French psychoanalysis, philosophy and intellectual history. Publications include: “Les ruines de l’Algérie chez Kateb Yacine” in Hommage à Kateb Yacine ed. Nabil Boudraa (L’Harmattan, Paris, 2006) La Folie Lyrique: essai sur le surréalisme et la psychiatrie (L’Harmattan, Paris, 2004) Le Psychiatre et ses Poètes: essai sur le jeune Lacan (TCHOU, Paris, 2000) She is currently writing a book on the relationship between history and memory in Algerian literary depictions of the nation.
Keywords: Francophone literature; North Africa; Postcolonial Historiography