Mimouni's novelistic discourse hovers between being and non-being, between ‘enonciation’ and ‘silence’, between sense and non-sense. It remains without conclusion, the problematisation of its referent being insurpassable. This is why it will be
limited to an endless redundance, to the cries and delirium of its indeterminate repetition.
The International Journal of Francophone Studies offers a critical preview for a new development in the understanding of 'France outside France', with a thorough insight into the network of disciplinary issues affiliated with this study. The journal complements the thriving area of scholarly interest in the French-speaking regions of the world, bringing a location of linguistic, cultural, historical and social dynamics within a single academic arena.