Welcome to the Department of French and Italian at Princeton (FIT for short). With faculty members drawn from all over the world and affiliations with many other departments and programs, FIT offers dynamic interdisciplinary undergraduate courses, progressive language instruction in both French and Italian, and a top-rated graduate program in French. A diverse and friendly department, FIT faculty and students share a love of French and Italian cultures and a passion to excel in understanding them.
News & Events
41st Nineteenth-Century French Studies Colloquium (NCFS 2015)
"Contamination" Nov. 5-7, 2015
Call for Papers
February 4, 2015, 4:30, Robertson Hall, Bowl 1
André Benhaïm (Princeton, Dept. of French and Italian)
Didier Fassin (Institute for Advanced Studies)
Sophie Meunier (Princeton, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs)
Joan Scott (Institute for Advanced Studies)
"Je suis Charlie: A Roundtable"
Andre Benhaim and Nick Nesbitt (FIT)
February 11, 2015, 4:30 pm, Chancellor Green 105
Dan Edelstein, Stanford University
Lecture: "Where are Voltaire's Letters Concerning the English Nation? Maps, Networks, and Literary History.”
Sponsored by Nick Nesbitt, French and Italian Dept