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This summer (2018), 24 rising sophomores studied abroad in Aix and got an introduction to sociolinguistics through the ethnographic project "Voices in the City," designed by Christine Sagnier.

May 22, 2018, on the occasion of the La Maison Française of NYU Gala Benefit, Ambassador Gérard Araud, Elizabeth F. Stribling, and Guillaume Gallienne were presented with The Medal of Honor of the Center for French Civilization and Culture.

In the course “Derrida’s Library: Deconstruction and the Book,” taught by Assistant Professor of French and Italian Katie Chenoweth, students learned about the philosopher Jacques Derrida through his working library, which now resides at Princeton.

André Maman, professor of Romance languages and literatures, emeritus, and a "deeply beloved" advocate of French culture and civilization for generations of Princeton students, died April 13 at his home in Princeton, New Jersey.

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The Department of French and Italian cosponsored a two-day conference in Prague, Czech Republic, Alain Badiou: Thinking the Infinite.  The intention of the conference was to unite mathematicians and philosophers eager to engage with Badiou’s ontological and mathematical postulates.  Nick Nesbitt, the Department of French and...

Italian Students visit the Metropolitan Opera House to see Puccini’s “Turandot”

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