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Fridays (Oct 28 - Dec 9), 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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About this Class

Join Tin and learn about the strong cultural and linguistic diversity of the French speaking communities in the United States of America and learn about their history. Each class will be devoted to a specific topic, and like revelers gathering beads at a Mardi Gras parade, you will add to your existing collection of relevant idioms, verbal structures, and vocabulary. Let les bon temps rouler!

Objectifs du cours:
- Découvrir les territoires francophones des États-Unis
- Apprendre l'histoire des différentes communautés francophones des États-Unis
- Discuter de l'avenir des communautés francophones des États-Unis
- Améliorer son expression orale par le biais de discussions de groupes
- Améliorer sa compréhension, aussi bien à l'oral qu'à l'écrit

About Tin Ramanitrera

Tin is from Madagascar, a French speaking country. Prior to moving to the United States, he was an expatriate in South Africa and Nigeria where he shared his love of the French language by teaching at the Alliance Française de Pretoria and at the Marcel Pagnol French international school. He enjoys meeting people from different cultural backgrounds and interacting with his students. In his free time, whenever possible, he travels and spends quality time with his family.