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Deauville Teaching Program 2015-16 Announced

Dec. 14, 2014—Two teaching internships in Deauville, France, will be awarded to a French-speaking candidate who has experience or promise as a teacher of English for young students.  The selected intern will teach English in the primary schools of Deauville for the entire academic year of 2016-2017. To see a brief overview of the program and the...

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April Stevens Recipient of Research Award

Apr. 1, 2013—April Stevens, an ABD student in French, has received a College of Arts and Sciences Summer Research Award. Congratulations, April!

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Dr. Whidden and Dr. Ridge to host “Journée d’études: Arthur Rimbaud et les Zutistes”

Jan. 31, 2013—The Department of French and Italian welcomes Dr. Seth Whidden of Villanova University. Dr. Whidden will be a Pascal Pia fellow at the W.T. Bandy Center for Baudelaire and Modern French studies from April 8th through April 12th. Title:”Journée d’études: Arthur Rimbaud et les Zutistes” Place: W.T. Bandy Center, Central Library Time: 3:10, Tuesday April...

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Recent Alumnus Auditions for France’s National Superior Conservatory

Nov. 5, 2012—Christopher Owen Anderson, who graduated in 2012 as a French major, has been applying to start his Master of Music Performance at the National Superior Conservatory in Paris. As a part of the audition process, he recently passed a French language examination and will go to Paris the first week in March to audition live...

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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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Andrea Mirabile to Speak this Friday

Oct. 23, 2012—The Film Theory and Visual Culture Seminar presents ANDREA MIRABILE (Assistant Professor of Italian, VU) “Multimedia Archaeologies: D’Annunzio, Belle Epoque Paris, and the Total Artwork” Friday, October 26 12noon-2pm Robert Penn Warren Center We’re delighted to announce our first guest of the 2012-2013 academic year. Our own Andrea Mirabile will present a paper taken from...

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Rob Watson has article published

Aug. 5, 2011—Rob Watson’s article, “Memories (out) of Place: Franco-Judeo-Algerian Autobiographical Writing, 1995-2010″ has been accepted for publication in the Journal of North African Studies. Congratulations, Rob!

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