Category: Current Events

Current events organized by the French Studies Program at Cornell University

Anne Berger returns to Cornell to discuss Psychoanalysis and Gender Theory

“Is Psychoanalysis a “Theory of Gender” ?”   Anne Berger  Distinguished Professor of French Literature  and Gender Studies at Paris 8 University   Monday October 2 at 4.30pm  Guerlac Room, A.D. White House    Abstract: In this talk, Anne Berger returns to an old question — as old as the field of gender studies itself … Continue reading “Anne Berger returns to Cornell to discuss Psychoanalysis and Gender Theory”

Sylvie Tissot (Paris 8) is coming to Cornell this Tuesday !

“Class, Race and Gay-friendliness in Park Slope (New York) and Le Marais (Paris)” Sylvie Tissot Professor of Political Science at the University of Paris 8   Tuesday September 26, 4:30pm Klarman Hall KG42 Abstract: the 2016 Orlando shooting have shown that homophobia is still ingrained in contemporary societies. Yet gay marriage has gained recognition in both countries … Continue reading “Sylvie Tissot (Paris 8) is coming to Cornell this Tuesday !”

Seats still available for French Classes !

Seats still available in FREN 3710: Women Stories in French and Francophone Cultures and FREN 4400: Enlightenment Without Borders! Contact Professor Vallois (mv46@cornell) with any questions. See the course roster for more details: https://classes.cornell.edu/browse/roster/FA17/subject/FREN.