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November 5, 2021 - 9:30am to 5:00pm
This event will mark the Publication of Yale French Studies 137-138 (2020), “North African Poetry in French.”  It will take place via Zoom. Speakers...
November 5, 2021 - 3:00pm
3:00 - 5:00pm, Friday November 5, 2021 WLH #117  This exam is for graduate students who need to fulfill a language requirement.  Exams consist of two...
April 14, 2022 - 9:00am to April 16, 2022 - 5:00pm
The year 2022 will mark the 400th anniversary of Molière, the star actor, famous author, and icon of French and Western culture. Organized by...
April 28, 2022 - 9:30am to May 1, 2022 - 5:00pm
An interdisciplinary conference on the aesthetics and politics of Saharan spaces The “Desert Futures : Sahara” symposium and workshop that was...

News

October 11, 2021
Abigail Fields has just published her article, “The Earth of the Wretched : Restoring the Vegetal Voice in Yamina Mechakra’s La Grotte éclatée”...
October 11, 2021
Doyle Calhoun has been awarded the Ralph Cohen Prize from New Literary History.  His prize-winning essay, “Dead Narrators, Queer Terrorists: On...
September 16, 2021
Edited by French Department alumnae Anne E. Linton and Raisa Rexer, it is the first Yale French Studies issue on photography, examining French...
September 16, 2021
Turning to the libertine novels of the 18th century, this study provides an alternative history of French libertinage: spirited courtesans, noisy...