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Some in the DRC identify opposition leader Martin Fayulu as the winner but official results have yet to be released.
2 years ago
Phyllis Taoua, UA Professor of Francophone Studies, has a new op-ed in The Conversation, saying the Dec. 30 election shows "the quiet work of pro-democracy activism has been ongoing in the Democratic Republic of Congo since 2012 and the process of...
Dr. Denis Provencher
2 years ago
Check out the latest New Books in French Studies podcast featuring an interview with Denis Provencher, the author of Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations (Liverpool University Press, 2017). You can tune in here. New Books...
Bruce Chamberlain, Bella Vivante, Fabian Alfie, AP Durand
2 years ago
Please help us in congratulating Dr. Fabian Alfie who was honored last week with three other UA faculty members by receiving a superior teaching award for his course on Dante’s Inferno as part of the Humanities Seminar’s Program.   For more...
The French Review cover artwork
2 years ago
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Carine Bourget and Honorine Rouiller (MA in French, University of Arizona, 2018) who have just published their co-authored essay, “Intégrer la banlieue en FLE débutant avec Filme ton quartier,” in the December...
A Virtual Journey to Italy - iSpace (students)
2 years ago
Dr. Letizia Bellocchio, Lecturer, Department of French & Italian, shared with her Italian 301 and 302 students a Virtual Journey To Italy on Thursday November 29 in the University of Arizona iSpace. Through this multidisciplinary learning...
Paris and the Marginalized Author
2 years ago
Congratulations to Dr. Denis Provencher whose new book chapter has just appeared:  ““Je suis terroriste, pédé et le fils de Marilyn Monroe”: Cinematic Stars and Transfiliaton in Abdellah Taïa’s Infidèles (2012).”  Paris and the Marginalized Author:...
Black Resistance in the Americas
2 years ago
Please help us in congratulating Dr. Aurélia Mouzet whose chapter, “Rewriting the Bible: the Jesus Figure in Black Atlantic Women's Literature" was just published in the edited volume, Black Resistance in the Americas, eds. D.A Dunkley & S....
2 years ago
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Kris Knisely for the publication in The French Review Vol 92.1 (October 2018) of his article, “Intégration des réseaux sociaux dans les cours de langue: justification et mises en garde.” To learn more, please...
2 years ago
Congratulations to Ms. Anne-Marie Engels-Brooks who has received the 2019 Award for Excellence in Global Service offered jointly by the Center for English as a Second Language (CESL) and UA Global.  Ms. Engels-Brooks will be honored at the Global...
2 years ago
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Dalila Ayoun who has been appointed by the Board of Trustees to an Expert Panel on the Flemish Council for Scientific Research (FWO).  The Expert Panels evaluate national and international research grants,...
Autour de L’enfant noir de Camara Laye (L’Harmattan, 2018)
2 years ago
Félicitations to Dr. Irène D’Almeida who has just co-authored a new book, Autour de L’enfant noir de Camara Laye (L’Harmattan, 2018)   Née en Haïti, Elsie AUGUSTAVE est diplômée en études de littérature et en langues étrangères des universités de...
Photo of UA Campus and fireworks
2 years ago
Congratulations to Dr. Kris Knisely-Southerland (Ph.D. Emory University) who has just accepted the position of assistant professor of Intercultural Competence and French in our department.  He comes to us with several years of teaching experience...

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