Past Events

CURRENT EVENTS:

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

The Department of French Studies presents: Melanie Hawthorne: "Collecting the Life of Renée Vivien." 5:30PM, Rochambeau House Music Room, 84 Prospect Street (reception to follow).

2014 Providence French Film Festival

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Presented by

Brown University
at the Cable Car Cinema
February 20—March 2, 2014  

Tickets and location

Cable Car Cinema
204 South Main Street
Providence, RI
401.272.3970

$9 general admission
$7 student admission
$55 for 8 general admissions
$20 for 4 student admissions

TICKETS GO ON SALE, FEBRUARY 5, 2014. 
Tickets and passes can be purchased at the Cable Car Cinema in advance or on the day of the screening beginning at 9am.  Online ticketing is available at www.cablecarcinema.com for general admission tickets only (no passes/full price only). Pass holders must obtain a ticket for each screening at the Cable Car (limit 2 tickets per screening)

Check back soon for the schedule!
Films descriptions can be found here

PAST EVENTS:

Spring 2014 Placement Exams:

Computerized exams are available on a walk in basis in the Education Technology center (CIT) room 201 on the following date. Please contact French_Studies@Brown.edu for additional information.

Wednesday, January 23rd 9:00AM-5:00PM (No exam will be started after 4:15PM)

Monday, November 18, 2013:

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The Department of French Studies presents: Marta Segarra: ""De la ménagerie à la philosophie": Hélène Cixous et l'animalité" (Lecture presented in French) 5:30PM, Rochambeau House Music Room, 84 Prospect Street (reception to follow).

Placement Exams/Spring 2014 Pre Registration (November 5-12):

Placement exams will be offered during the Pre-Registration period (Novemebr 5-12).  Please see Professor Annie Wiart, Professor Stephanie Ravillon or Professor Shoggy Waryn during their regular scheduled office hours.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013:

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The Dean's Inaugural Lecture Series: Professor David Wills " Drone Penalty: the Technological Time of Offshore Execution" Presented by the Office of the Dean of Faculty and the Department of French Studies Tuesday, November 12, 2013 6:00PM. The lecture will be held at the Brown Faculty Club, Huttner Room, One Magee Street. A reception will follow. 

Workshop on Language and Culture 

Working at the Intersection of Language and Culture in the Digital  Age: practical approaches to the pedagogy of cultural learning

A workshop organized by Shoggy Waryn (French Studies, Brown University) and the Center for Language Studies at Brown University with Support from The Consortium for Language Teaching and Learning and the Center for Language Studies (CLS, Brown)

Date:  October 5th 2013, 8:30 am-6:00 pm

Venue: ECT lab 201, CIT WATSON BUILDING, 366 Brook Street, Brown University, Providence.

Tuesday, September 18, 2013:

The Department of French Studies presents:

William Marx "Were Greek Tragedies Really Tragic?" (Lecture presented in English)
5:30PM, Rochambeau House Music Room, 84 Prospect Street (reception to follow) 

Fall 2013 Placement Exams

Computerized exams are available on a walk in basis in the Education Technology center (CIT) room 201 on the following dates. Please contact French_Studies@Brown.edufor additional information.

Tuesday, September 3rd 11-5PM
NOTE: 11:00-2:30 for first-year students and 2:00-5: 00 for all other students

Wednesday, September 4th - Friday, September 6th 9:00-5:00