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This event is free and open to the public. RSVP required. Seating will be available on a first come, first served basis regardless of registration.



About Friends of Notre-Dame de Paris

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Friends of Notre-Dame de Paris is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to raising funds to accelerate the restoration of the iconic Paris cathedral. The organization allows US citizens to make tax deductible contributions to the renovation of this historic landmark. Learn more about this organization.




About Antoine Picon

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Antoine Picon is the G. Ware Travelstead Professor of the History of Architecture and Technology and Director of Research at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. He teaches courses in the history and theory of architecture and technology. Trained as an engineer, architect, and historian, Professor Picon works on the history of architectural and urban technologies.

Professor Picon has received a number of awards for his writings, including the Médaille de la Ville de Paris and twice the Prix du Livre d'Architecture de la Ville de Briey, a well as the Georges Sarton Medal of the University of Gand. In 2010, he was elected a member of the French Académie des Technologies. In 2014, he was awarded the Chevalier des Arts et Lettres. He is also Chairman of the Fondation Le Corbusier.





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Steven Galante, Chairman of the French Cultural Center, and Leanne Cowley

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New and gently used books in French

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