Beaubourg area of Paris

About the French Program

The French section at the University of Memphis offers a variety of courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including courses on business, literature from the Middle Ages to the 21st century, and Francophone studies, among others.

  • We organize events regularly that are related to French language and Francophone cultures. Find out what's going on the Activities page and come join us for the French Club, the Table francophone, and more.
  • New information has been posted about our 2015 Study Abroad Program in Lille, France. To learn more about this program and other opportunities, please visit our Study Abroad page.
  • Dr. Will Thompson gave a talk entitled "When the Mississippi Was French: The French Historical and Cultural Legacy in the Upper Mississippi Valley" at St. Agnes Academy. For an interview (in French) by Dr. Matu discussing his research, click here