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Mary Beth Allen (UVA French PhD, 2020)has accepted a one year visiting assistant professorship in French at Smith College starting September 2021.

December 4, 2020

Congratulations to Mary Beth Allen, (UVA French PhD, 2020).

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TAPIF program 2021-2022

November 27, 2020

New book by Claire Chi-ah Lyu et al.

November 25, 2020

Congratulations to Claire Chi-ah Lyu on the publication of her co-edited volume of essays, 

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Antoine Guibal's (UVA French PhD 2017) book on Stendhal.

November 25, 2020

Congratulation to Antoine Guibal PhD, French (2017) on the publication of his book, 

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New book by Maya Boutaghou

November 4, 2020

Congratulations on the release of a new book by Maya Boutaghou,  Qu’est-ce qu’une nation ? (1882). Texte et présentation.

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A. James Arnold wins prestigious prize

October 21, 2020

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Plenary Lecture by Deborah McGrady

June 28, 2020

Deborah McGrady will deliver the plenary lecture, “The Politics of Bibliophilia: The Case of Louis d'Orléans” at The Inaugural Durham History of th

Black Lives Matter Solidarity Statement

June 27, 2020

The Department of French grieves with our world, our nation, and our university and local community following the brutal and senseless death of Geo

New Book by Cheryl Krueger et al.

June 25, 2020

Perspectives on Teaching Language and Content by Stacey Katz Bourns, Cheryl Krueger,  and Nicole Mills is now in print (Yale University Press, 2020

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Emeritus Associate Professor Lionel Duisit passed away

June 4, 2020

The Department of French is saddened to learn of the death of Emeritus Associate Professor Lionel Duisit (April 14, 1923 - May 5, 2020). 

UVA Class of 2020 Graduation

May 14, 2020

Deborah McGrady's Interview with John Hopkins University Press

May 12, 2020

Digital Philology: A Journal of Medieval Cultures

MAMADOU DIA REMPORTE LE PRIX LONG MÉTRAGE FICTION

May 4, 2020

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Additional course added for Fall 2020: FREN 3034 ADVANCED ORAL EXPRESSION: :CONTEMPORARY CULTURE IN CONVERSATION - TAUGHT BY DEBORAH MCGRADY

April 27, 2020

FALL 2020 ADDITIONAL COURSE OFFERING

FREN 3034 Advanced Oral Expression – “Contemporary Culture in Conversation”.

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Summer Course Offering: FREN 3585/FREN 4585: A la carte: Gastronomy in Contemporary France

April 24, 2020

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Summer Course Offering: FREN 3084 Advanced Oral Expression in French: Live from Lyon, France

April 22, 2020

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SUMMER COURSE OFFERING - LIVE FROM TUNISIA: FREN 3585 FRANCOPHONE NORTH AFRICA: LITERATURE, ART & CINEMA

April 20, 2020

ADDITIONAL UVA FRENCH SUMMER 2020 COURSE OFFERINGS

April 16, 2020

The French Department is pleased to announce that in response the cancellation of so many other summer activities (especially the Study Abroad Summ

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Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeeth S. Leet (UVA PhD, French, 2016)

April 15, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth S.

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What a CEO and former French major tells his kids about studying in college

February 13, 2020

What a CEO and former French major tells his kids about studying in college.

UVA Ranked Number 1 for Study of Romance Languages in the USA

January 30, 2020

UVA Ranked Number 1 for Study of Romance Languges in the USA

John Lyons to give a paper

January 13, 2020

On January 17th,  John Lyons will give a paper at the memorial colloquium

Congratulations to PhD Candidate Stephanie Tsakeu Mazan

December 17, 2019

Publication of two articles. 

Fourth Year Ph.D. Candidate Claire-Marie Brisson's Francophone Podcast Attracts Media Attention

December 2, 2019

Fourth Year Ph.D. Candidate Claire-Marie Brisson's Francophone Podcast Attracts Media Attention

ACTFL Report: Foreign Language Demand Among U.S. Employers.

September 10, 2019

The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) and its Lead with Languages campaign, with the support

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