Professor F Le Saux

Francoise is a sessional lecturer at the University of Reading. As French Studies Programme Director her responsibilities include teaching at all levels of undergraduate study (French language; medieval French history; medieval French literature; comparative literature) and teaching at Masters level. Her research interests are in the area of medieval literary history, particularly issues of translation and cultural adaptation in the Middle Ages and Arthurian literature.

Her main ongoing research project is an exploration of the impact on medieval and early modern literature of the scientific revolution initiated by translations from the Arabic, in particular with regards to the treatment of narratives of artificial human generations.

Alumni enjoy reminiscing and reconnecting with old friends

29.06.2022

St Joseph College's Alumni Day 2022 was a huge success with over 100 guests, some visiting for the first time since leaving St Joseph's several decades ago and reconnecting with old friends....

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Enrichment Week fun for all

28.06.2022

St Joseph's College's Enrichment Week 2022 was non-stop with activities, trips and fun learning experiences for pupils across all age groups. ...

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A Midsummer Night’s (Goes Like a) Dream

20.06.2022

St Joseph's College Reading's Year 5 - Year 8 pupils gave an enchanting performance of Shakespeare's a Midsummer Night's Dream....

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Record Breaking Bonanza at Sports Day

17.06.2022

Sports Day was a brilliant event with pupils and staff coming together to support each other and compete for their House in a record breaking event....

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A trip to Buckingham Palace for Alumni

19.05.2022

Former St Joseph's College pupils recently headed to Buckingham Palace to receive their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards...

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