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Rita Dove is one of the foremost contemporary U.S. poets (U.S.

Alexei Grinbaum will be teaching in Stanford Professor Jean-Pierre Dupuy’s class, …

2022 DLCL Commencement Address by Sarah Prodan, Assistant Professor of French and Italian.
The France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies is pleased to announce three new student prizes named for three people whose lives and careers spanned France and the United States, bringing…
The DLCL community mourns the loss of Ralph Hester, a prominent professor of French in the School of Humanities and Sciences. Hester died Nov. 29, 2020 at his Stanford home. He was 88.
Cécile Alduy, Professor of French Literature and Culture and Chair of the DLCL recently wrote an article regarding gender and the COVID-19 pandemic.
Please click here for a message from French Literature and Culture Chair, Cécile Alduy, and a list of resources surrounding this issue.
Two DLCL undergraduates, Isabelle Carpenter and Clara Romani, have been named Hume Humanities Honors Fellows at the Stanford Humanities Center for the 2019-20 academic year.

The DLCL community mourns the loss of Marc Bertrand, professor emeritus of French.