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“Cultural Modernism in the Americas III: The French and Italian Avant-Garde.” October 23rd-24th, in The W.T. Bandy Center

Oct. 8, 2014—When: October 23rd – 24th Where: W.T. Bandy Center, 8th Floor, Central Library What: “Cultural Modernism in the Americas III: The French and Italian Avant-Garde.” Conference Program: PROGRAM Avant-Garde Symposium

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Brown to Host Conference: Call for Papers

Oct. 31, 2012—Tuesday, January 15th is the deadline for submitting abstracts for (Ex)îles, the annual graduate student conference of the Brown University Department of French Studies. Îles et exils : ces deux termes évoquent l’un comme l’autre des réalités très concrètes ; mais l’un comme l’autre ouvrent le champ à de nombreuses interprétations moins littérales, qui nous...

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Registration Open for THATCamp

Oct. 24, 2012—    The Center for Second Language Studies, the Center for Teaching, the Curb Center for Art, Enterprise & Public Policy, and Warren Center’s Digital Humanities Seminar are pleased to announce the inaugural THATCamp Vanderbilt University on November 2-3, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. THATCamp stands for “The Humanities and Technology Camp.” It is an unconference:...

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Upcoming Deadline for Graduate Student Conference

Oct. 11, 2012—Monday, October 15th, is the deadline for applying to the 2013 Multidisciplinary Graduate Student Conference which will be held on January 24-26, 2013 at the Newberry Center for Renaissance Studies in Chicago. Although a wide range of disciplines will be discussed, abstracts and papers should concern a “medieval, Renaissance, or early modern topic in Europe...

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Professor Paul B. Miller to Speak at Bowdoin Symposium

Oct. 10, 2012—Paul B. Miller is participating in the symposium, “Caribbean Interorality in the New Millenium” at Bowdoin College, October 11-12. He will give a talk entitled “Books and Boukman: Tracing a Legendary Genealogy.”

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Deadline in October for a Chicago Conference

Sep. 20, 2012—Monday, October 15th is the deadline for applying to the 2013 Multidisciplinary Graduate Student Conference which will be held on January 24-26, 2013 at the Newberry Center for Renaissance Studies in Chicago. Although a wide range of disciplines will be discussed, abstracts and papers should concern a “medieval, Renaissance, or early modern topic in Europe...

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Upcoming Deadline for Graduate Conference in Toronto

Sep. 20, 2012—Sunday, September 30th is the deadline for applying to the 3rd International Graduate Student Conference on Latin American and the Caribbean. This conference will be held on March 15-16, 2013 at York University (in Toronto, Canada).

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Upcoming Deadline for In Trans Conference in NYC

Sep. 20, 2012—Saturday, September 29th, is the deadline for submitting abstracts for In Trans: Reading Between and Beyond, a conference which will take place November 8-9 in NYC.

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September 24: Deadline for McGill Conference

Sep. 19, 2012—Graduate students who are interested in participating in Colloque Générations should apply by September 24th. This conference will take place on November 22-23 at McGill University in Montreal.

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October 5th Professor Debrauwere-Miller to Speak on Antisemitism in France

Sep. 17, 2012—                                            Professor Debrauwere-Miller has been invited to speak at Yale University in October 5, 2012. She will give a lecture on “France and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict.” For more information on this conference, visit the...

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Senior Lecturer Nathalie Porter official interpreter for Michelle Obama Speech

Jun. 27, 2012—  Tomorrow June 28th, First Lady Michelle Obama will deliver the keynote address at the 49th Session of the African Methodist Episcopal General Conference on June 28, 2012 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee.  Nathalie Dieu-Porter, Senior Lecturer in the French and Italian department, will be the official French interpreter...

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Russell Jacoby will discuss about his new published book “Bloodlust: On the Roots of Violence from Cain and Abel to the Present

Mar. 12, 2012—      Professor Russell Jacoby of UCLA will present and discuss his new published work “Bloodlust: On the Roots of Violence from Cain and Abel to the Present”.  

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Jean-Luc Marion Lecture: April 26-27, 2012

Dec. 13, 2011—Jean-Luc Marion will be given a lecture co-sponsored by the Department of French and Italian, Vanderbilt University on April 26 and 27, 2012. More information about his lecture will be forthcoming. Professor Marion studies both the history of modern philosophy and contemporary phenomenology. In the former field, he has published several books on Descartes’ ontology,...

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Baudelaire Conference Paris 2011

Nov. 14, 2011—Conference Paris 2011 Baudelaire: Translation, Criticism, Reception December 9 and 10, 2011, Paris, France Sponsored by the Research Center « Littérature française XIXe-XXIe siècles » (University of Paris-Sorbonne) and the W. T. Bandy Center for Baudelaire and Modern French Studies (Vanderbilt University) For a preliminary program please follow this link: Sorbonne Programme Baudelaire dans le...

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