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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.


Read more at: Recent alumna Ellen Weaver publishes article in Columbia Journal of History

Recent alumna Ellen Weaver publishes article in Columbia Journal of History

Congratulations to Ellen Weaver (MMLL 2019) who has just had an article entitled, 'Representations of the Bumidom: Reembodied Histories in Jessica Oublié and Marie-Ange Rousseau's Péyi An Nou', published in the Columbia History Journal.


Read more at: Professor Michael Moriarty publishes new book

Professor Michael Moriarty publishes new book

We are pleased to share that Professor Michael Moriarty has recently published the book, 'Pascal: Reasoning and Belief.'


Read more at: Poem by finalist Elly Walters published on Louder than the Storm

Poem by finalist Elly Walters published on Louder than the Storm

Elly Walter, MMLL Finalist from Magdalene College, has had a beautiful poem published on the website Louder than the Storm. Check it out!


Read more at: Dr Emma Gilby published in Psyche Magazine

Dr Emma Gilby published in Psyche Magazine

Dr Gilby has published the article, 'Access to the arts is a human right, for prisoners as for students', in Psyche Magazine.


Read more at: Alumna Eliza Apperly featured in Psyche Magazine

Alumna Eliza Apperly featured in Psyche Magazine

Alumna Eliza Apperly has just written, 'Gentileschi. Let us not allow sexual violence to define the artist' for Psyche Magazine.


Read more at: Modern French Research Seminar 2019/2020

Modern French Research Seminar 2019/2020

The Lent Term 2020 programme for the Modern French Research Seminar is now available at https://www.mmll.cam.ac.uk/french/mfrs . All meetings will take place from 1.15 to 2.30 in the Parker Room, Corpus Christi College, unless otherwise indicated. All are welcome to attend.


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Professor Emma Wilson elected as Fellow of the British Academy

25 July 2022

The French Section is delighted to announce that Professor Emma Wilson has been elected as Fellow of the British Academy . Emma Wilson researches contemporary visual culture, modern French literature and gender. She has written on contemporary women filmmakers in France, along with the uses of cinema to respond to loss and...

Cambridge Language Collective Creative Writing Competition winner announced

6 June 2022

We are thrilled to announce Sophie Clare's prose piece « je t’aime jusqu’aux étoiles » as the winner of the Cambridge Language Collective's French Creative Writing Competition! Well done to Jemimah Hawkes and Heather Magee, whose exceptional poems led the panel to award them joint second place. Congratulations to all...

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