Pauline Souleau did her undergraduate degree in English Studies and her Master's degree in English Medieval Studies in La Sorbonne-Paris IV, studying "Eleanor of Aquitaine's literary influence" for her dissertation under the supervision of Prof. Leo Carruthers. She is a D.Phil. candidate in Medieval and Modern Languages at the University of Oxford, supervised by Dr. Sophie Marnette. Her research focuses on medieval Aquitaine and the title of her thesis is "Truth and fiction. Gascony, Jean Froissart's Chroniques and other chronicles of the Hundred Years' War (1337-1453)".