OCTOBER 17, 2014

Online Training for American Teachers of French

By Carolyn Collins

Starting this October, 16 American teachers of French in the United States will participate in an online training course entitled "La France en mouvement" (France in movement).

OCTOBER 17, 2014


By Adrien Sarre

WELCOME TO THE NEW GOLDEN AGE OF FRENCH TV SHOWSWriters Guild Theater - October 28, 2014 Join us for the 2nd annual gathering of top television industry leaders and discover what France has to of

OCTOBER 17, 2014

French Books USA: Week In Review


The Musée d'Orsay launches a website dedicated to Sade, and the winners of the Prix de la Langue Française and the Prix François Mauriac are announced.

OCTOBER 17, 2014

Free Training Session for Teachers of French as a Foreign Language – Using French Media in the Classroom

By Heather Kircher

How should media be used in the French classroom? What are the best methods for helping students develop critical thinking skills with regards to news and information? How can analyzing French media help students learn about French culture? The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United-States offer a training session to middle, high School and university teachers of French to address these questions.

OCTOBER 16, 2014

A Conference in Honour of Maxim Kontsevich at the Simons Foundation, NYC

By French Culture

Certainly, geometry in the 21st century with physical application, will involve the study of new kinds of objects with categorical structures playing a primordial role. Maxim Kontsevich has been a force of nature in creating these new categorical structures in the last 20 years.

OCTOBER 13, 2014

La Femme on Tour

By Francerocks

OCTOBER 10, 2014

Robert Pogue Harrison Decorated by Consul General of France in San Francisco


On October 9th, 2014, Consul General of France Pauline Carmona decorated Robert Pogue Harrison with the insigna of Chevalier of the Order of Arts et Lettres for his commitment and dedication to French-related research fields.

OCTOBER 9, 2014

French Dual Language Programs in the U.S.

By Fabrice Jaumont

2015 Trends and Supports on French Immersion and Bilingual Education. A Report of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy to the United States.

OCTOBER 8, 2014

TV5MONDE launches first HD package in the US

By Adrien Sarre

After successfully launching TV5MONDE HD nationwide, TV5MONDE USA has significantly expanded its relationship with Charter Communications, resulting in the recent launch of two channels ̶ TiVi5MONDE Kids and TV5MONDE Info. Charter customers in select markets will now have access to three HD channels offering high quality French language programming.

OCTOBER 7, 2014

Call for Applications: 2015-2016 Teaching Assistant Program in France

By Carolyn Collins

The application to the 2015-2016 Teaching Assistant Program in France (TAPIF) is now available at https://www.tapif.org.

OCTOBER 3, 2014

Focus Art contemporary in NYC Galleries / September-October

By French Cultural Services

Every two months, Dorothée Charles, Visual Arts, Architecture & Design Officer at the French Cultural Services, offers a selection of must-see exhibitions at galleries and non-profit spaces around New York.

OCTOBER 2, 2014

French Books USA: Week In Review

By Maggie Love

This week, we remember Jean-Jacques Pauvert, check in on the translation industry and take a look at trends in the US and French literary markets.