Upcoming French Language Films

The UWM Union Cinema has three French language films coming up, in collaboration with the Festival of Films in French: Ghost Tropic; Directed by Bas Devos, 2019, 85 minutes Khadija (Saadia Bentaïeb) is a fifty-eight-year-old Maghrebi cleaning woman living in … Continue Reading »

MALLT Alum News

Michèle Kenfack receives an ACLS Emerging Voices Fellowship (2021-22) at Harvard University. Bastien Craipain  moves to Baton Rouge (LA) to take up an assistant professorship in the Department of  French Studies at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. Congratulations to both … Continue Reading »

Congratulations to Rhoda Torto

Congratulations to Rhoda Torto. She graduates this August with a MA in French and Francophone Language, Literature and Culture and she has been accepted to start her PhD studies in Francophone literatures at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in Fall 2021.… Continue Reading »

Collective Statement of Solidarity

Collective Statement of Solidarity In response to police violence against Black and Brown people in our city and nationwide and the recent murders of George Floyd, Tony McDade, Breonna Taylor, Joel Acevedo, Ahmaud Arbery, and a painfully long list of others, we write in strong … Continue Reading »