Center for French and Francophone Studies at LSU

Recent Events

Poster announcing three lectures on April 9th and April 11th 2019, by professors from the Université des Antilles

Lectures series by guests from the Université des Antilles and Whitney Plantation 

We are pleased to announce a series of lecture taking place at LSU on April 9 and April 11.

See information below. 

private viewing event poster

Private viewing and book signing of Francis Pavy and Alexandre Leupin’s Visions

Friday, March 29
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Glassell Art Gallery
100 Lafayette Street,
Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Autophagies event poster

Autophagies, reading and presentation by playwright Eva Doumbia and musician Lionel Elian

Thursday, March 21
4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Hodges Hall, Room 424

Colloquium event poster

"Édouard Glissant, Radiance and Obscurity"

Colloquium Organized by Louisiana State University and the Université des Antilles
March 20-23, 2018

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Media Coverage

Program

Watch Alexandre Leupin's seminar "Lire Édouard Glissant. Introduction à l’interprétation des essais "

L'Être et l'Étant, l'Un, les Universaux

Le Tout-Monde

La Relation

 

Louisiane/Antilles

The first part of the exchange between LSU and UA took place in Novembre 2017.

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  LSU Is Awarded a $235,000 Grant from the French Government Through the CFFS

LSU OFFICE OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS ANNOUNCEMENT

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2017 Archives

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Cristina Álvarez: 
Lecture: "Ni iranienne ni française : l'universel, selon Chahdortt Djavann"

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Pulsions d'écriture:
Participants from l'atelier du libre-écrire directed by Fabienne Kanor perform their final texts. 

Participant Stories and Photos

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

Presentation

 

Announcements

La Région Normandie and the International Institute of Human Rights & Peace have launched an academic competition centered on the ideals of international peace and liberty, rooted in remembrance of the Allied landings of World War II : the Freedom Prize (le Prix Liberté).

Learn More at normandie.fr


The Cultural Services of the French Embassy has launched the fourth edition of the France on Campus Award to celebrate and support initiatives that explore France in new and creative ways.

France on Campus Award

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VIEWS PHOTOS FROM "ÉDOUARD GLISSANT, L'ÉCLAT ET L'OBSCUR" COLLOQUE À L'UNIVERSITÉ DES ANTILLES (20-24 MARS 2018)

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VIEW PHOTOS FROM THE 2016 COLLOQUIUM

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Books and Videos

L'hérésie poétique: Du Moyen Âge à la modernité

L'hérésie poétique: Du Moyen Âge à la modernité

Acts of the colloquium at LSU in November 2016

https://photos.app.goo.gl/z2Ddh3nJEsXXSYi32

QUAND LE MAÎTRE ET L'ESCLAVE SE RATURENT  (VIDEO)

Alexandre Leupin analyzes the relationship between the master and the slave through the writings of several philosophers, such as Edouard Glissant and Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, while exploring concepts such as the Relation, the Whole-World, Identity and Creation.


BONNES FEUILLES: EDOUARD GLISSANT, PHILOSOPHE. HÉRACLITE ET HEGEL DANS LE TOUT-MONDE

BOOK REVIEW: ÉDOUARD GLISSANT, PHILOSOPHE: HÉRACLITE ET HEGEL DANS LE TOUT-MONDE

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