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Located in the heart of Greenwich Village, the Institute of French Studies is a leading center for the study of modern France and the Francophone world. At the IFS, historians and social scientists explore French politics, society and culture in a global context. Our graduate seminars introduce master-degree students to the human sciences and PhD candidates to disciplinary knowledge and multidisciplinary points of view. Through public programs, we help keep New Yorkers informed about contemporary France and its connections to the US, Europe and the wider world.  To read more...