News and Events
Wishing a great summer to our students, colleagues, and friends! See you in the fall!
Congratulations to French Program alumna Merghol Tiv, recipient of a Humanity in Action Fellowship to research in Amsterdam in the summer of 2016 | read more
In memoriam We mourn the recent passing of Professor Emeritus of French Daniel S. Russel, who taught in the Department of French & Italian from 1968 until his retirement in 2005; he chaired the Department from 1984 until 1996 | FRIT50 emeritus bios | Daniel Russell obituary
Campus Visit of LGBT Moroccan Writer Abdellah Taia
Philippe de Mézières et le concept d'Europe au Moyen Age, an international conference organized through Pitt and the Université du Maine, will take place on 26-27 May at the Université du Maine.
Pamela Pears (PhD French, 2001) has published her second book, Front Cover Iconography and Algerian Women's Writing with Lexington Press. She has just been promoted to Professor of French and Chair of Modern Languages at Washington College in Maryland.
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