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Read more at: Dr Jean Khalfa interviews Fanon film-makers

Dr Jean Khalfa interviews Fanon film-makers

In connection with the display of their video trilogy, Finding Fanon , as part of the Kettle’s yard exhibition, Untitled: Art on the Conditions of Our Time , artists Larry Achiampong and David Blandy were in conversation with leading Fanon scholar Dr Jean Khalfa, of the French Section.


Read more at: Book publication

Book publication

Dr Emma Claussen, British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow in the French Section, has had her book Politics and 'Politiques' in Sixteenth-Century France published by Cambridge University Press. More information about the book can be found at https://cup.org/2URf8G2


Read more at: Book prize success

Book prize success

Recent books by two members of the French Section have been highly praised in this year’s Gapper Book Prize, run by the Society for French Studies.


Read more at: Annalisa Nicholson awarded the Laming Junior Research Fellowship at The Queen's College, Oxford

Annalisa Nicholson awarded the Laming Junior Research Fellowship at The Queen's College, Oxford

We are proud to share that Annalisa Nicholson has been awarded the Laming Junior Research Fellowship at The Queen's College, Oxford.


Read more at: Eleanor Stefiuk wins 2021 Postgraduate Essay Prize of the Society of Dix-Neuviémistes

Eleanor Stefiuk wins 2021 Postgraduate Essay Prize of the Society of Dix-Neuviémistes

Congratulations to Eleanor Stefiuk who has won the 2021 Postgraduate Essay Prize of the Society of Dix-Neuviémistes for her paper ‘Villiers de l’Isle-Adam’s Anarchism: A Legacy of the Paris Commune’.


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Prize successes in French

Warmest congratulations to Anton Bruder, PhD student in French, and Giulia Boitani, Postdoctoral Fellow in the French Section, for their success in the Society for French Studies R. Gapper Postgraduate Essay Prize.


Read more at: SFS Gapper Postgraduate Essay Prize 2021

SFS Gapper Postgraduate Essay Prize 2021

Anton Bruder has been awarded the 2021 Society for French Studies R, Gapper Postgraduate Essay Prize for his essay 'Topoi of the Philological Imagination from the Renaissance to the Revolution: Claude Fauchet (1530-1602) and Charles de Pougens (1755-1833)’. Giulia Boitani was highly commended by the judges for her essay '...


Read more at: Cambridge SU Student-Led Teaching Awards

Cambridge SU Student-Led Teaching Awards

Congratulations to Professor Mari Jones, who has won the 2021 Cambridge SU Student-Led Teaching Award for Inclusive Practice. This is awarded by the student body to an academic who is consistently proactive in ensuring that their work is inclusive of all students, for example in terms of race, disability, or gender.


Read more at: MMLL French at the Cambridge Festival 2021
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MMLL French at the Cambridge Festival 2021

On Saturday 27 March, Emily Kate Price and Sura Qadiri lead a session entitled, 'Thinking With words and images: Exploring the book from Medieval France to Post-Colonial Algeria'.


Read more at: Elly Walters wins 2020 Outstanding Student Contribution to Education Award from CCTL

Elly Walters wins 2020 Outstanding Student Contribution to Education Award from CCTL

Congratulations to Elly Walters, who was just given an OSCEA award by the Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning for Inclusive Practice.


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Dr Jean Khalfa interviews Fanon film-makers

15 September 2021

In connection with the display of their video trilogy, Finding Fanon , as part of the Kettle’s yard exhibition, Untitled: Art on the Conditions of Our Time , artists Larry Achiampong and David Blandy were in conversation with leading Fanon scholar Dr Jean Khalfa, of the French Section.

Book publication

16 July 2021

Dr Emma Claussen, British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow in the French Section, has had her book Politics and 'Politiques' in Sixteenth-Century France published by Cambridge University Press. More information about the book can be found at https://cup.org/2URf8G2

Book prize success

7 June 2021

Recent books by two members of the French Section have been highly praised in this year’s Gapper Book Prize, run by the Society for French Studies.

Annalisa Nicholson awarded the Laming Junior Research Fellowship at The Queen's College, Oxford

2 June 2021

We are proud to share that Annalisa Nicholson has been awarded the Laming Junior Research Fellowship at The Queen's College, Oxford.

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