News

June 14, 2018
Come learn about the Online Placement Exam and Preregistration Process for the upcoming Fall semester.  General questions can be directed to the Language Program Director,...
June 13, 2018
Congratulations to our newly minted PhD recipients!   Catherine Chiabaut Dissertation Title: “Extraordinary Bodies: Writing Hermaphroditism in Eighteenth-Century French...
May 8, 2018
Paul Celan (1920-1970) is perhaps the most widely read of modern German-language poets, and yet his reputation has been constructed on a small body of primary texts. Thomas C...
December 11, 2017
The Yale Department of French is back as a Center of Excellence of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy of the United States. Information about the Centers of...
December 6, 2017
New York, NY – 5 December 2017 – The Modern Language Association of America today announced the winner of its fifty-fourth annual William Riley Parker Prize for an...
December 5, 2017
MLA’s Scaglione Prize for French and Francophone Studies Awarded to Andrew Joseph Counter for The Amorous Restoration and to Maurice Samuels for The Right To Difference New...
November 30, 2017
Chris Miller’s book called Impostors: Literary Hoaxes and Cultural Authenticity will be published by the University of Chicago Press next fall.   With a boost, both...