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The French Department is co-sponsoring “Au cœur de Mai 68,” a traveling exhibition of 43 previously unpublished photos of the 1968 Paris protests

Jul. 19, 2018— “Au cœur de Mai 68,” an exhibition of photos  by Philippe Gras and a film by Dominique Beaux Vanderbilt University Law School lower level April 30 – November 16, 2018 Vanderbilt is hosting an exhibition on the May ’68 French student and labor protests featuring 43 previously unpublished images taken by acclaimed photographer Philippe Gras....

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Congratulations to Andrea Mirabile on his new book: Ezra Pound e l’arte italiana. Fra le Avanguardie e D’Annunzio

Jul. 9, 2018—Ezra Pound e l’arte italiana. Fra le Avanguardie e D’Annunzio. Olschki: Firenze, 2018.     For more details, click here.

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Congratulations to Elsa Filosa on the publication of her edited volume, Boccaccio 1313-2013

Jan. 20, 2016—Scholars from both sides of the Atlantic contributed essays to this collection of selected conference proceedings. The essays in Boccaccio 1313-2013 adopt multiple critical approaches and deal with a variety of themes relevant to current trends in Boccaccio studies, including new historical and biographical perspectives on Boccaccio, the themes of friendship and fame, the author’s...

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Jul. 28, 2011—Welcome to the Department of French & Italian. We offer a lively program of study that reflects the University’s commitment to excellence in interdisciplinary research and teaching at all levels. Our diverse faculty includes scholars whose work explores the intersections of race, gender, law, and religion. More than 300 students study French and Italian at...

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