Fédération internationale des langues et littératures modernes International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures
FILLM / International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures
Today’s Discussant: Prof. Margaret R. Higonnet
Year of Foundation: 1928
Year of Affiliation to CIPSH: 1951
President: Prof. Margaret R. Higonnet
The International Federation for Modern Languages and Literatures (FILLM) is the official international body which represents the study of language and literature as research-based scholarly disciplines in universities and tertiary higher education institutions world-wide.
FILLM seeks to develop and encourage the scholarly study of modern and medieval languages and literatures. This aim is pursued through forms of international scholarly cooperation which bring together detailed research on particular topics with themes and approaches of global relevance and general application. In practical terms, FILLM
At present FILLM’s overall strategy is to further increase its outreach, impact and usefulness.
(by Prof. Margaret R. Higonnet)