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Futures of French: Contesting Identities

François Proulx and Eliza Zingesser

Thursday, March 23, 7:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the Department of French

If we could today—without the burden or benefit of precedent, tradition, or institutional inertia—invent a field called ‘French and Francophone Studies,’ what would it look like?
– Laurent Dubois & Achille Mbembe

François Proulx
Assistant Professor, Department of French and Italian, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Eliza Zingesser
Assistant Professor, Department of French and Romance Philology, Columbia University


Futures of French is a new series highlighting the work of early career scholars. 

In English. Free and open to the public.