Professor David Bellos's translation of Georges Perec's Portrait of a Man was runner-up for the 2015 Scott-Moncrieff Prize for Translation from French awarded by the Society of Authors (UK)
On April 5 the Italian architect and designer Matteo Pericoli presented at the Princeton Art Museum his drawing I tre regni (The Cosmos of Dante's Divine Comedy), in the framework of the Dante course ITA 303, taught by Simone Marchesi.
Professor André Benhaïm, Professor of French and Italian is featured in the February issue of Princeton Magazine in an article titled “Vive La France! French Culture in Princeton”
Professor Christy Wampole and the students of her graduate seminar FRE 540: Italo Calvino in France organized a feast to celebrate the author who inspired the course. Read Professor Wampole's blog post about the event here
Congratulations to Alex Cuadrado, French and Italian Concentrator, who has been awarded the 2015 Dante Prize by the Dante Society of America for his innovative essay, "Fraud Defrauded: Allusion and Analogy in Inferno"
David Bellos, professor of French, Italian and Comparative Literature and the director of the Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication, was recently awarded the prestigious Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government.
Jhumpa Lahiri of Princeton's Creative Writing Faculty shares her passion for Italian Teach Yourself Italian  -The New Yorker
AmazonCrossing Invests $10 Million in Translating Books Into English: