2022 annual conference

27 - 29 June 2022 | Queen's University Belfast

The 63rd annual conference of the Society for French Studies will take place in person at Queen's University Belfast from 27th to 29th June 2022. However, if you wish to discuss the possibility of a virtual panel, please indicate this when submitting your proposal. Please see our news item for the full announcement and the extended deadline for submissions (15th November 2021).

We are delighted to announce keynote presentations by Professor Michelle Bolduc (University of Exeter), Professor Jane Hiddleston (University of Oxford), Professor Edward J. Hughes (Queen Mary University London), and Professor Peter Szendy (Brown University).

We are currently looking at pricing structures for Belfast 2022, and how we can best support conference attendance for postgraduate students. Further details will be shared as soon as possible.

Please see below for the call for papers.

Our Hosts

Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland with a distinguished heritage and history.

Founded in 1845 as Queen's College Belfast, we became an independent university in 1908. Today, we are ranked 43 in the world (Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021), and a member of the Russell Group of UK research intensive universities, combining excellence in research and education with a student-centred ethos.

Past Conferences

2021 annual conference

28 - 30 June 2021 | Online

2020 annual conference

29 June - 01 July 2020 | University of Bath

2019 Annual Conference

01 - 03 July 2019 | Royal Holloway, University of London

2018 Annual Conference

02 - 04 July 2018 | University College Cork

2017 Annual Conference

03 - 05 July 2017 | Durham University

2016 Annual Conference

27 July - 29 June 2016 | University of Glasgow