Welcome to the Society for French Studies
Bienvenue à la Société des Études Françaises
Fáilte chuig Cumann Léann na Fraincise
Welcome to the Society for French Studies
Bienvenue à la Société des Études Françaises
Croeso i’r Gymdeithas Astudiaethau Ffrengig
Welcome to the Society for French Studies
Bienvenue à la Société des Études Françaises
Fàilte do Chomann Eòlas na Frangais

R. Gapper undergraduate essay prize competition now open

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Society for French Studies is pleased to announce that this year’s R. Gapper Undergraduate Essay Prize competition is now open. The deadline for entries is 30 June 2017. The prize will be awarded by the Society for French Studies for an essay in English or French, of between 2000 and 5000 words, on any subject within the scope of French studies. The award will be for outstanding academic merit at undergraduate level, and the judges will be...

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2016 Malcolm Bowie prize winners announced

Posted by on May 4, 2017 in Prizes | 0 comments

The Society for French Studies is delighted to announce the outcome of the 2016 Malcolm Bowie Prize competition, for articles by early career researchers. This year’s winner is Tobias Warner (UC Davis) for his article ‘How Mariama Bâ Became World Literature: Translation and the Legibility of Feminist Critique’, published in PMLA 131: 5 (October 2016), 1239-55.  The runner-up is Dónal Hassett PhD (University of Bristol) for his...

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2016 R. Gapper book prize

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Prizes | 0 comments

The Society for French Studies is delighted to announce the outcome of the sixteenth annual R. Gapper Book Prize. For the first time this year, there are joint winners: Neil Kenny (University of Oxford), for Death and Tenses: Posthumous Presence in Early Modern France (Oxford: OUP, 2015); and Patrick McGuinness (University of Oxford), for Poetry and Radical Politics in fin de siècle France: From Anarchism to Action Française (Oxford: OUP,...

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Lecture by Visiting International Professor

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Professor Anne Vila (University of Wisconsin-Madison), this year’s Visiting International Fellow, will give the Society for French Studies lecture on ‘Convulsion and Enlightenment’. The lecture will take place on Thursday 25th May at 5pm in the Edmond J. Safra Lecture Theatre, King’s College London, Strand Campus. Further details can be found here:...

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R. Gapper postgraduate essay prizewinner announced

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Society for French Studies is pleased to announce that the recipient of this year’s R. Gapper Postgraduate Essay Prize is Daisy Gudmunsen (King’s College London), for an essay entitled ‘On the Representation of Jewishness in Denis Guénoun’s Un Sémite and Jacques Derrida’s Le Monolinguisme de l’autre’. The R. Gapper Postgraduate Essay Prize includes an award of £750 and expenses-paid travel to the Annual Conference of the...

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