Project Team



Dr Sophie Fuggle is the AHRC Early Career Leadership Fellow on the project. She is Senior Lecturer in French at Nottingham Trent University. For her full biography and publications click here. She can be contacted at:





Dr Claire Reddleman is a photographic artist. She was the postdoctoral researcher on the project during 2018. She is based in London where she is now a teaching fellow in Digital Humanities at King’s College London. For information and publications, click here. Claire can be contacted at





Dr Ayshka Sené is a postdoctoral researcher on the project. She will be organising events and activities to disseminate the project’s findings. For information and publications, click here. Ayshka can be contacted at




Ross Smith is an honorary member of the project team. He is currently working on a PhD funded by an NTU studentship looking at comic representations of the bagne. He will be contributing guest posts to the project blog and offering support to the organisation of activities and events related to the project. He can be contacted at and tweets using the handle @gutterbal.