Author: amy

  • Émission radio dédiée à Christchurch (en français)

    Chers collègues, chers amis,    Afin de commémorer les événements tragiques à Christchurch du 15 mars dernier, nous avons dédié notre émission radio de « Paris s’éveille » (sur la radio communautaire de Plains FM) à notre ville et à la Journée internationale de la poésie. Vous trouverez ci-dessous le message publicitaire qui circule sur les réseaux […]

  • To our friends in New Zealand

    Following the violent events in Christchurch on Friday, the ASFS extends its sincere condolences to the victims’ families and to our many New Zealand colleagues, students and friends who may be affected. The ASFS welcomes people from all cultures and we live by our values, which include “respect”.

  • Nick Hewitt, in memorium

    from Alistair Rolls and Greg Hainge Greg and I started our journeys at Nottingham University as undergraduates in October 1990. They were days when the university experience was rather different, and I for one, as a first-in-family student from a working-class family was entirely out of my comfort zone. And I couldn’t have been happier. […]

  • University of Tasmania – hiring in French

    Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in French Apply now Job no: 493402 Work type: Part time Location: Hobart Categories: Academic – Research Focus  Fixed-term, Part time role (0.60 FTE) Appointment until December Flexible working arrangements will be considered for the right candidate The Opportunity With a learning and teaching focus, this role teaches in the French program in on-campus, on-line, and blended […]

  • ASFS/AJFS Postgraduate Prize 2019

    The Australian Society for French Studies and the Australian Journal of French Studies are pleased to announce the fifth annual co-sponsored ASFS/AJFS Postgraduate Prize. A prize of $500 will be awarded for the best article (4,000-6,000 words inc. notes) by a postgraduate student on any aspect of French Studies (except French language studies). The prize will be awarded at […]

  • CFP: 5th Biennial Colloquium of Languages and Cultures Network for Australian Universities (LCNAU)

    CALL FOR PAPERS 5th Biennial Colloquium of LCNAU Deadline: 30 April 2019 Conference: 27-29 November 2019, University of Western Australia The Fifth Biennial Colloquium of the Languages & Cultures Network of Australian Universities will be held at the University of Western Australia on 27-29 November 2019. Confirmed keynote speakers are: Charles Forsdick (Liverpool), Joseph Lo […]

  • CFP: ASFS 2019 Making and Breaking Rules in Sydney

    Australian Society for French Studies Annual Conference 2019 Making and Breaking Rules University of New England – Western Sydney University Location: UNE Sydney 10-12 December 2019 When we speak, write and act, when we produce and interpret culture, we are consciously or unconsciously following rules of various kinds. But what does it mean to follow […]

  • CFP: Cultural Transformations at the CSAA 2019 Conference

    Cultural Studies Association of Australasia Conference 2019: Cultural Transformations University of Queensland, Dec 4 – 6, 2019 Abstracts Due 30 April, 2019   Confirmed Keynotes Associate Professor Mel Chen, Associate Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies at U.C. Berkeley and Director of the Centre for the Study of Sexual Culture Professor Bronwyn Carlson, Professor and […]

  • ISFAR sessions at the Australian Historical Association Conference

    ISFAR is pleased to announce that it will convene a French Australian Relations stream at the Australian Historical Association’s annual conference, which will be held in Toowoomba, Queensland from 8-12 July 2019. The conference theme this year is ‘Local Communities, Global Networks’. For further details and the Call for Papers, click here. Please direct any questions […]

  • Nicolas Baudin Program 2019 Applications Now Open

    Applications for the 2019 Nicolas Baudin program are now open! The program consists of two application streams: General Stream – Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant Students enrolled at an Australian university and taking part in an exchange program /study abroad at a French establishment or hoping to pursue a full degree (including double degrees) may apply […]