1 Upcoming Lecture

Lecture

An Evening with French-born, Award-winning, New York-based Chef, Alain Allegretti!

Thursday, December 3, 2020 6:00 PM To 7:00 PM
At Online Event via Zoom

Join us for a great conversation with Chef Allegretti, who has a Michelin Star background, received an impressive three-star review from The New York Times, countless accolades and ratings from top food critics and an unprecedented ’27’ food rating in Zagat. Event in English.

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57 Past Lectures

Lecture

The Secret Life of Translators: Meet Paulette Boudrot

translator of former French Ambassador Alain Briottet’s book Boston, un hiver si court

Saturday, November 14, 2020 10:00 AM To 11:00 AM

Want to learn more about the secret life of translators? Who they are, how they work with the author, what their role and input are? Can they take some freedom with the text? Join us and meet Paulette Boudrot, the American translator of former French Ambassador Alain Briottet’s book Boston, un hiver si court (Boston, my blissful winter).

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The Role of Feminism in the World of Bande Dessinée

Online discussion to celebrate the year of la Bande Dessinée

Thursday, October 29, 2020 6:00 PM To 7:00 PM

To celebrate the year of la bande dessinée, we wanted to highlight certain artists in the world of graphic novels.

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An Evening with Boubacar Boris Diop

A celebration of Francophone Literature

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 5:30 PM To 7:00 PM

Come join us for an exciting discussion with the award-winning Senegalese author Boubacar Boris Diop! This event is in French and will be moderated in French by Dr. Bojana Coulibaly.

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The Secrets of Salt, a Virtual Trip to Brittany

Celebrate la semaine du goût with us!

Saturday, October 17, 2020 10:00 AM To 11:00 AM

Salt is at the core of taste. To celebrate la semaine du goût we offer you to discover the Frenchiest spice! Meet Matthieu, a French independent paludier in Brittany, and Karen, the owner of Louis Sel who brings the finest French salt to the US.

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Discover Elaine Sciolino’s Paris

Author Talk with Elaine Sciolino via ZOOM

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 11:00 AM To 12:00 PM

We are excited to welcome Elaine Sciolino back to the Center for another excellent author talk on Paris via ZOOM!

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An Interview with Doctor Martin Pusic

Q&A with a healthcare professional on COVID 19

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 6:00 PM To 7:00 PM

Having some doubts about what to believe regarding COVID 19? Want to have professional answers to your questions? Join Doctor Martin Pusic to learn scientific facts about the virus, what we can expect in the near future and some tips on how we can take proper precautions.

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