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Dr. John Poffenbarger
Email: jpoffenbarger@wju.edu
Phone: 304-243-2093

French Links of Interest

Culture: The Cultural Services of the Embassy of France maintains this wonderful site that provides information about books, art, film, multimedia, music, performing arts, as well as education and special events sponsored by the Embassy.

Discover France:
The site provides information about holidays and celebrations, artists, museums, tourist sites, history, food and wine, government, shopping, and traveling.


Le Louvre
Centre Pompidou
Le Musee D'Orsay
Musee Paul Cezanne
Musee Pablo Picasso

Newspapers and Magazines/JournauxFrench-at-a-touch provides newscast, newspaper, and magazine links for up-to-date information.

France: Le Monde (French)

Television:  Live television broadcasts and pre-recorded webcasts

Radio: French News and Podcasts

French News and Features

Lists of newscasts, music, talk radio, and culture

Other Sites of Interest:

This site is the creation of Professor Emeritus of the University of Northern Iowa, Jim Becker. He provides links to grammar, vocabulary, drills/exercises, dictionaries, newspapers, literature, as well as cultural items. Another great resource to help your French studies.

This site, created and maintained by Professor Zacary Jones, provides numerous activities from music podcasts and videos with cloze activities to puzzles and art. Updated weekly, this site provides current information.

French in Action: The storyline of an American student and a young Frenchwoman's adventures in Paris and the French countryside.  The 52 half-hour programs can be viewed online through this link.

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