Farida Augustine

Undergraduate Researcher , University of Leeds

About Farida Augustine

Hello! I am a penultimate year French and Politics student at the University of Leeds with the drive and tenacity to effect positive change on a global scale. My research focuses on identifying West African resistance fighters in the Second World War. I have also developed a keen interest in the Francophone world, French philosophy and Post-colonial Feminist security studies.

I am a/an:

Undergraduate Leadership & Research Scholar


University of Leeds

Research Topic

African Studies French Studies History Identity & Belonging Society & Culture

Area of Expertise

Diversity and Inclusion Languages Leadership Politics

Intro Content

Blog Diversity and Inclusion French Studies History

My experience conducting research in French archives as an undergraduate student

This trip was part of my first year of research back in 2019. Let me know your thoughts and feel free to message !

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Sep 28, 2020

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May 26, 2020
Replying to Emma Franck-Gwinnell

This is amazing! I really enjoyed this blog post - great insight into your project, and to your development throughout your time in the archives. I'm already looking forward to the next blog post, and would love to read the profiles once your research has been completed.

Bonne chance!

Merci beaucoup Emma! Yes definitely - looking forward to sharing my research on here more :)


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