Recent Events

 2017 Events

Pulsions d'écriture

Participants from l'atelier du libre écrire directed by Fabienne Kanor read their final texts. 

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"A New Future for Higher Education: Nursing and Farming an Ecosystem of Intelligent Machines"

A Talk by Ollivier Dyens (Deputy Provost, McGill University)

February 23, 2017 at 6pm

Design Building 103

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2016 Events

Louisiana/Antilles: A Shared Space/Time: An International Colloquium 

November 10-12th, 2016

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“Poetry and Translation” Workshop & Reading by Nicolas Pesquès

October 26, 2016

4:30 to 5:30 Workshop 202 Allen Hall – Robert Penn Warren Seminar Room 

6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Reading in 424 Hodges Hall

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L’atelier du libre-écrire/The Free Writing Workshop

with Fabienne Kanor

6 pm in Hodges 436

September 6 & 20, October 4 & 18, November 1, 15 & 29

 

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An Interpretative Reading

Je ne suis pas un homme qui pleure 

By Fabienne Kanor

Fabienne Kanor discusses excerpts from her latest novel

April 29, 2016
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Distinguished Writer/Scholar in Residence Series:

"The Future of Humanities"

A Lecture by Ollivier Dyens, Deputy Provost and Professor of French, McGill University

March 4, 2016
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CLICK TO SEE THE POWERPOINT FOR "HUMANITIES IN THE DIGITAL AGE"

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A Black History Month Special Event:

Aimé Césaire’s Notebook of a Return to the Native Land 

A Reading by Jacques Martial, Actor and Director of Memorial ACTe

February 22, 2016
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2015 Events

Distinguished Lecturer Series:

"Questions About African Economic History"

A Lecture by Professor Jacques Brasseul

November 20, 2015 
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