List of French-language newspapers published in the United States

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

This is a list of French language newspapers published in the United States.

Current[edit]

Newspaper   State   Town   Year established   Notes  
Le Courrier de Floride Florida Miami 2013 Reports news with focus on Florida and U.S. issues of interest to French-speaking population of Florida and more generally. Monthly free newspaper distributed in Florida and on-line.
France-Amérique New York City New York 1943 During 1960s was the weekly, international edition of French daily Le Figaro. Was bi-weekly dirung 1977-78. Became a monthly magazine in 2008. Asserts itself to be "America’s only national French-language publication, serving an audience of French expatriates, Francophones and French-speaking Americans" and to be "America’s largest French-language magazine", with circulation of 30,500 copies and 120,000 readers.[1]
Haiti Progres New York Brooklyn 1983 Focuses on news from Haiti or concerning Haiti; published in French, in English and in Haitian Creole.
Le Militant 2012 An international Socialist paper, historically of Trotskyist perspective. Currently a newsweekly that is published in U.S. and distributed in U.S., Canada, U.K., Australia, Sweden and other countries. Published in English since 1928, also in Spanish since 2005, and also in French since 2012.
Haiti en Marche
Haiti Observateur

Defunct[edit]

Newspaper   State   Town   Year established   Notes  
L'Abeille américaine Pennsylvania Philadelphia 1815
L’Abeille de la Nouvelle-Orléans[2]
(The New Orleans Bee)
Louisiana New Orleans 1827
Amérique [3] New York New York 1933
Citoyen [4] Massachusetts Haverhill
Courrier des États-Unis [5] 1827
Courrier de Worcester [5] Massachusetts
Echo de L'Ouest [5] Minnesota Minneapolis
L'Echo des Deux Mondes [6] Illinois Chicago
France-Amérique [7] New York New York 1943 Became a magazine in 2008
L'Impartial [8] New Hampshire
Indépendent [4] Massachusetts Fall River
Le Jean Baptiste [9] Massachusetts Northampton
La Liberte [3] Massachusetts 1919
Le Messager [5] Maine Lewiston 1880
Patriote et le phare des Lacs Réunis [5] Missouri St. Louis
Le Petit Journal [9] California San Francisco
Le Propagateur Catholique Louisiana New Orleans 1842
La Tribune [8] Rhode Island
Union Nouvelle [5] California Los Angeles

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About France-Amérique". France-Amérique. 
  2. ^ "Publications in Foreign Languages: French", Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual, Philadelphia: N. W. Ayer & Son, 1907 
  3. ^ a b "French United States Newspapers". WorldCat. USA: Online Computer Library Center. Retrieved July 17, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "Publications in Foreign Languages: French", Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual, Philadelphia: N. W. Ayer & Son, 1921 
  5. ^ a b c d e f "Publications in Foreign Languages: French", Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual, Philadelphia: N. W. Ayer & Son, 1884 
  6. ^ "French Publications in the United States", French Newspapers and Periodicals of Canada and the United States, Quebec: Canadian Advertising, Limited, 1913 
  7. ^ "About France-Amérique". France-Amérique. Retrieved 4 September 2014. 
  8. ^ a b Gerard J. Brault (1986), French-Canadian Heritage in New England, Hanover: University Press of New England, ISBN 0874513588 
  9. ^ a b "List of Newspapers and Periodicals Printed Wholly or in Part in Languages Other Than English: French", Geo. P. Rowell and Co.'s American Newspaper Directory, New York: Geo. P. Rowell & Co., 1880 

Further reading[edit]