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It is with sadness that H-France notes the passing of Stanley Hoffmann, teacher, scholar, and public intellectual. Mary Dewhurst Lewis shares her thoughts on his life, and his passing, here.


In the latest H-France Salon, we have seven panels from the recent SFHS Conference. Included there is our first "thing of the day," an interactive salon presented by Leora Auslander. We also now have the panels available in an audio-only MP3 format as well as on video.


In New Books in French Studies, Felicia McCarren discusses French hip-hop, with a particular focus on dance.


The latest H-France Forum features four essays on Constance Brittain Bouchard's Rewriting Saints and Ancestors: Memory and Forgetting in France, 500-1200. As always, the forum concludes with a response from the author.