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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...
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...

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September 16, 2021
Turning to the libertine novels of the 18th century, this study provides an alternative history of French libertinage: spirited courtesans, noisy...
September 16, 2021
The magnitude of the legal violence exercised by the French to colonize and occupy Algeria (1830–1962) is such that only aesthetic works have been...
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 10, 2021
How War—and Racism—Makes Monsters out of Men Doyle Calhoun