Bachelor, University Paris, 1968. Master of Arts, University Paris, 1969. Agregation, University Paris, 1971.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Poitiers, France, 1988.
Senior lecturer University Poitiers, 1989-1993. Professor High School, France, 1993. Professor English literature University Poitiers, since 1993, head department English, 1993-1995.
Director Research Center Literature, Poitiers, since 1995, Research Center UFR Letters, since 1996.
Married Henri Louvel. 1 child, Celine.