Month: October 2020

  • Invitation, Jour du prof de français, 26 novembre 2020

    Chers collègues, Rejoignez-nous le lundi 26 novembre de 17h à 18h (AEDT) pour prendre le temps de célébrer notre profession ! Après une année aussi éprouvante, il est temps de sortir le champagne et de nous le dire « Nous sommes formidables ! » Pour célébrer comme il se doit, la FATFA en conjonction avec l’ambassade de France […]

  • Professor John West-Sooby awarded inaugural Prix du professeur de français de l’année

    Long-time ASFS member Professor John West-Sooby was this week awarded the prestigious Prix du professeur de français de l’année for the tertiary sector by the Federation of Associations of Teachers of French in Australia (FATFA), supported by the French Embassy in Australia. John is retiring from the University of Adelaide this year and it is thus a […]

  • New publication in Language Studies featuring ASFS members

    We wish to draw attention to this new publication in Language Studies, co-edited by former ASFS President Professor Jean Fornasiero. Intersections in Language Policy and Planning: Establishing Connections in Languages and Cultures contains several chapters from ASFS members which we hope would be useful to the work of our French Studies community. These include: “Making […]

  • New association: Women in French Australia

    The Australian Society for French Studies is pleased to note that an Australian branch of the Women in French Association has been established. The network is based on and attached to the WIF programme in North America, and the executive committee is composed of the following ASFS members: President: Christie Margrave (ANU)  Vice President: Bonnie […]