65 Past Lectures

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Virtual private tour of Musée franco-américain du Château de Blérancourt and live Q&A

Live from France with Valérie Lagier, Chief Heritage Curator

Friday, April 16, 2021 11:00 AM To 11:45 AM

It is our pleasure to welcome Valérie Lagier, Chief Heritage Curator of the Franco-American Museum of Blérancourt Castle for a special discussion and virtual tour.

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From Podcast to Page: Oliver Gee and Lina Nordin Gee on their Newest Book!

Oliver Gee is back to the Center and this time he is not alone...

Saturday, April 10, 2021 10:00 AM To 11:00 AM

One year after our conversation about his book, "Paris on Air", we are very excited to welcome Oliver Gee back! This time, Oliver is accompanied by Lina Nordin Gee, his wife and the illustrator of "Kylie the Crocodile."

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Women’s Challenges in the World of Philosophy

panel discussion with 4 female philosophers from Belgium, France, and Québec

Saturday, March 27, 2021 11:00 AM To 12:15 AM

In celebration of International Women’s Day and le mois de la Francophonie, we wanted to highlight French speaking female philosophers. During this discussion we will discover the path of 4 female philosophers from Belgium, France and Québec.

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A Virtual Culinary Tour through the Francophone World

with French food critic and journalist Emmanuelle Jary

Saturday, March 13, 2021 10:00 AM To 11:00 AM

Join us on a virtual culinary tour through the francophone world with French food critic and journalist Emmanuelle Jary!

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Virtual Private Tour of Château de Compiègne and Live Q&A

Live from France with Marc Desti, Chief Heritage Curator

Friday, March 5, 2021 11:00 AM To 11:45 AM

The French Cultural Center has the pleasure of welcoming Marc Desti, Chief Heritage Curator at Le Château de Compiègne for a virtual tour.

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Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun: A Woman Painter in the Age of Revolution

Art talk presented by Maria d’Amario, Art Historian with a special interest in women artists

Thursday, February 18, 2021 6:30 PM To 7:30 PM

Art lovers, join us as we explore the life and career of this highly successful painter who thanks to recent reassessments of her work, is finally finding her place alongside other great 18th-century artists such as Fragonard, Boucher, and Chardin.

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