Contact Us
Department of French and Francophone Studies
Bryn Mawr College
101 North Merion Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-2899

Phone: (610) 526-5198
FAX: (610) 526-7479



Table française

Every Monday 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Haffner Dining Center


Thursday 12:00-1:00 pm
Dorothy Vernon Room


French table poster

French Majors Tea




French tea

Department Sponsored/Cosponsored Lectures

Tsitsi Jaji

Assistant Professor of English, University of Pennsylvania

Cassava Westerns:

Gender, Law and Disorder in Sissako's Bamako and Monénembo's Cinéma


Thursday, March 28
4:30 pm - Thomas Hall 224
Bryn Mawr College



French and Italian Studies
University of Washington, Seattle


Water Politics, Water Poetics:
Practicing the Environmental Humanities
in the French Caribbean


Thursday, April 18
4:30 pm
Carpenter Library B25
Bryn Mawr College


- Cosponsored by Enviromental Studies -





Past Department Sponsored/Cosponsored Lectures
Théâtre de May Day


Les French Fries présentent


La Cantatrice Chauve

(libre adaptation de la pièce d'Eugene Ionesco)


Taft Garden

1:15 pm



View movie of performance

May Day
Martine Reid poster


"Hélène Cixous 1975"

Lecture by Martine Reid

University of Lille-III (France)


Tuesday, September 28

4:30 pm

Thomas Hall 224


Eva Posfay
Éva Pósfay
Associate Dean of the College and Professor French, Carleton College AB/MA '84


OF LANGUAGES AND OTHER INTERCULTURAL ADVENTURES: Becoming Global Citizens at Liberal Arts Colleges


Thursday, November 12, 2009
4:30 pm
Thomas Hall 110

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María Rosa Menocal
Sterling Professor of the Humanities and
Director, Whitney Humanities Center, Yale University


“Love in Times of War:
What Art Tell Us That Ideology Denies”


Monday, April 6, 2009
5:15 pm
Carpenter Library B21
Bryn Mawr College

Kom poster
Ambroise Kom
Eleanor Howard O'Leary Chair & Professor
College of the Holy Cross


"African Migrations: Banlieues Cultures and Identities in France"


Thursday, April 9, 2009
4:00 pm
Thomas Hall 224
Bryn Mawr College