The Unknown Man OF Shandigor (L’inconnu de Shandigor)

4070 Vilas Hall
@ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Friday, December 10th, 2021 7:00 pm at 4707 Vilas Hall Fall Cinematheque Film Showing Switzerland| 1967| DCP| 90 min.| French with English subtitles Director: Jean-Louis Roy Cast: Daniel Emilfork, Howard Vernon, Serge Gainsbourg In this marvelously surreal 60s Euro oddity – …

Retour sur Terre: Dominique Bourg

@ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join Dominique Bourg, an honorary professor at the University of Laussane, a philosophy specialist on environmental questions that concern the world today. His area of research notably includes the ethics of sustainable development. His previous …

FRIT Research Seminars

UW-Madison Zoom
@ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Friday November 19, 2021 from 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm Join the Fall 2021 Research Seminar Series in the Department of French & Italian. Jason Yackee: “Imperial Farce? The Coronation of Bokassa the First and the (Failed) Manufacture …

Don Juan by Molière translated by Richard Wilbur On-Stage at UW-Madison

Gilbert V. Hemsley Theatre | Vilas Hall
@ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

DON JUAN by Molière, translated by Richard Wilbur November 4-21, 2021 Gilbert V. Hemsley Theatre | Vilas Hall On Friday, November 5th at 6pm, Professor Richard Goodkin from the French and Italian Department, a seventeenth-century …

Déjeuner at the French House (Réservations Limitées)

The French House
@ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Déjeuner à la Maison Française is starting again this Fall 2021! Make a reservation to join in local French conversation exchange at the French house at 633 N. Frances St. Website for the event: …

Conversation en Français at the French House

The French House
@ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Conversation in French on Tuesday, October 19th from 4-5 PM on the French House Lawn. All levels of French are welcome! For more information about future conversation hours, visit or check back here.  

Alliance Française: Armchair Travel Short Course

@ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Ready for some armchair travel? Join Margaret Schmidt of Alliance Française and take a virtual visit of the region La Normandie and discover its unique charm, unparalleled beauty, and geographic mysteries, while zooming in on …