Category: teaching

  • Australian Society for French Studies School Liaison and Community Outreach Fund Awarded to Dr Charlotte Mackay

    The ASFS Executive Committee is delighted to share that Dr Charlotte Mackay has been awarded the ASFS School Liaison and Community Outreach Fund to support her outreach project. In collaboration with the Association of French Teachers of Victoria and the Forum de la Francophonie, Charlotte Mackay and Loveena Narayanen will use the funds to start a […]

  • National recognition for outstanding teachers of French in Australia

    Following the success of the 2020 inaugural awards, FATFA will once again offer two awards to recognize outstanding teachers of French. To promote the profession of «professeur de français» and to celebrate the international «Journée du prof de français» on 25 November 2022, FATFA would like to officially recognise outstanding teachers of French at a […]

  • Book Presentation with ASFS VP Gemma King: Jacques Audiard (Manchester UP)

    The Australian Society for French Studies Vice-President Gemma King will discuss her recently published book Jacques Audiard (Manchester UP, 2021) at an event organized for the SCMS French and Francophone Scholarly Interest Group and Franco-Screens. She will also offer recommendations for teaching Audiard’s films and will share how she has approached teaching some of Audiard’s films in […]

  • Call for Applications: Australian Society for French Studies School Liaison and Community Outreach Fund

    Rationale:The aim of the School Liaison and Community Outreach Fund is to support the learning of the French language and francophone cultures and to contribute to the growth and vitality of French-speaking communities across Australia. The Australian Society for French Studies, with support from the Embassy of France in Australia, will make up to two […]

  • President’s Welcome 2021

    Dear ASFS members, We hope this finds you all safe and well, especially after the tumult of 2020. The ASFS Executive Committee is pleased to announce its 2021 initiatives. Before getting to those, we’d like to thank everyone involved in our ASFS XXVIII conference and hope that attendees have fond memories of our virtual meeting. […]

  • 2021 FATFA Conference Online and In-Person April 17-18

    ASFS members may be interested in the upcoming Federation of Associations of Teachers of French in Australia (FATFA) Conference. The 2021 Conference will be running in a hybrid format online and in-person in Brisbane from April 17-18. The conference will include: Plenary speeches by Florence Boulard, Gianfranco Conti and Joe Dale, Workshops and presentations that are […]

  • Invitation : Webinar, Jour du prof de français

    Jour du prof de français – 26 novembre 2020 17h AEDT (Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra)  Rejoignez-nous de 17h à 18h 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 […]

  • 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 […]