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CU French Club 2022 Film Series

CU French Club 2022 Film Series

The first film will be Denis Villeneuve's Incendies next Thursday, September 15th in HUMN 135... Read more
Tombola!

Tombola!

Join us for a game of Tombola! for a chance to win prizes and enjoy... Read more
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Underground Paris

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Why Study French and Italian?

The Department of French and Italian provides instruction in the languages, literatures, cinema, and cultures of France, Italy, and other areas where these languages are spoken.

We offer a wide selection of undergraduate courses, covering topics ranging from the Middle Ages to Italian-American culture and the Francophone literature of Africa, the Caribbean and the Middle East.

Our MA and PhD graduate programs in French are among the national leaders in successfully placing students in academic positions, and the highly productive research faculty provide expertise in all areas of French and Italian literature.