Department of French and Italian

College of Letters & Science


New Study Abroad Program in Morocco

Group photo of French and Italian students in Morocco

October 24, 2017

Students can now improve their French langauge skills in North Africa! The new UW sponsored program, called UW French Language in Morocco, allows students to spend four weeks in the city of Rabat while earning three credits. Deadline for Summer 2018 is February 2, 2018. This program is led by Associate Professor of French, Nevine El Nossery. Check out the International Academic Programs website for more information and to apply.

New French Consul General in Chicago Visits UW

Photo of Gilles Bousquet, Andrew Irving, and Ashley Redjinski posing with French Consul General in Chicago Guillaume Lacroix

October 13, 2017

During his visit last Friday, the new French Consul General in Chicago, Guillaume Lacroix, met with French-speaking academics and researchers from across campus and took a tour of the French House. As Consul, Monsieur Lacroix is committed to increasing and expanding academic and economic partnerships between the University and France.

FRIT Contributes to New Dictionnaire Gustave Flaubert

Image of the cover of Dictionnaire Flaubert

October 3, 2017

Faculty member Florence Vatan and graduate student Jeffrey Thomas both contributed to the Dictionnaire Gustave Flaubert that was recently published by Les Classiques Garnier in Paris. In addition to being a very focused work, the Dictionnaire Gustave Flaubert is a substantial contribution to 19th Century French Studies.

Outreach & Events

Nov 22, 2017
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Nov 29, 2017
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Cesare deve morire

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Dec 6, 2017
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Mine vaganti

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