Remembering World War I

On October 24, the French-American Foundation will welcome Dr. Jay M. Winter and representatives from the Mémorial de Verdun for a centennial discussion on the lasting impacts of the Great War and the importance of memory and com…

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Cyber Security & the Law

The French-American Foundation's U.S. and French offices, in partnership with Interpol, held an international working group on cyber security in the law in Washington, D.C. on October 14 and 15. Read press coverage from a public d…

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Translation Prize

We are now accepting applications to our 28th annual Translation Prize for best translation from French to English in fiction and nonfiction! Submissions are due January 15, 2015…

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Remembering World War I Cyber Security & the Law Translation Prize

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La Pléiade and The Library of America
November 14, 2014

Gatekeepers of the literary heritage in France and the United StatesIn 1931, editor Jacques Schiffrin created La Bibliothèque de la Pléiade with the aim of providing the public with reference editions of the complete works of cl…

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Remembering World War I
October 24, 2014

In 1914, one man’s assassination set off a series of events that would draw forth mounting tensions throughout Europe and the greater world. In a world in which everyday existence had already been revolutionized by the fast emer…

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Foundation News

Carnegie Corporation renews support of Immigration Journalism Program

The Carnegie Corporation of New York has renewed its support of the Immigration Journalism Fellowship and Award with a $50,000 grant.

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Sustainable Cities

Read the summary of findings from the three-year series of reciprocal study tours focusing on Sustainable Cities, an exchange of urban-planning professionals organized in partnership with the French Ministry of Culture.

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The French-American Foundation wishes to acknowledge the individuals, companies, and private foundations that have generously supported our work.

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