ASMCF Annual Conference 2018

New Forms of Expression in the French and Francophone Worlds.

The 2018 annual conference of the Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France (ASMCF) will take place at Lancaster University from 13-14 September 2018.

The event has been generously supported by the Yves Hervouet Fund at Lancaster University, the Higher Education, Innovation and Research Department of the French Embassy in London, Taylor and Francis, and the Department of Languages and Cultures at Lancaster University.

Confirmed keynote speaker:

Alexandra Saemmer (Université Paris 8)

Nathalie Brillant Rannou (Université Rennes 2)

About the conference:

The conference is being hosted this year by Lancaster University’s Department of Languages and Cultures. The conference organisers are Charlotte Baker, Erika Fulop, and Delphine Grass. For any practical questions please email the Conference Assistant, Kirsty Bennett at

See the full programme, and find practical information.