2 Upcoming In-Person Events

In-Person Event

Explore the systemic gender inequality in capitalism with sociologists Céline Bessière, Sibylle Gollac and Michèle Lamont

In partnership with Villa Albertine

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 6:00 PM To 8:00 PM
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The French Library is pleased to welcome Céline Bessière and Sibylle Gollac, on tour in the United States with Villa Albertine, to promote the US release of their book The Gender of Capital - How Families Perpetuate Wealth Inequality. They will be in discussion with Michèle Lamont, professor at Harvard University.

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Women in History - Le Rôle des Femmes dans la Création de la Côte d'Azur

Women and History

Thursday, March 7, 2024 6:30 PM To 8:00 PM
At French Library

Dans le cadre de la francophonie, venez découvrir en Français l'influence que les femmes ont portée sur le développement de la Côte d'Azur telle que nous la connaissons.

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14 Past In-Person Events

Friday, February 9, 2024 6:00 PM To 7:30 PM

The French Library is pleased to welcome James Wesolowski for a discussion of his book: 111 Museums in Paris That You Shouldn't Miss.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2023 6:30 PM To 8:00 AM

Join us for a fascinating jump in time as internationally acclaimed historian Robert Darnton presents his latest book, The Revolution Temper, Paris, 1748-1789. Analyzing underground information streams that flowed through 18th-century Paris, Robert Darnton will unveil a new perspective on the reasons and motives that kickstarted the French Revolution.

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Transforming the Arts and Literature: The Impact of New Technologies

Conference by French teacher and CEO of Nova, Jean Arnaud

Thursday, November 30, 2023 6:00 PM To 7:30 PM

In the conference titled Transforming the Arts and Literature: The Impact of New Technologies, Jean Arnaud will explore the profound influence of AI (Artificial Intelligence) and immersive technologies on the realms of art and literature.

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Thursday, October 19, 2023 6:30 PM To 8:00 PM

Join MFA French Associate Guide, Isabelle Slotine, who will reveal the secrets of iconic Palais de Versailles. Isabelle has prepared two remarkable conferences for the French Library.

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Thursday, October 12, 2023 6:30 PM To 8:00 PM

Join MFA French Associate Guide, Isabelle Slotine, who will reveal the secrets of iconic Palais de Versailles. Isabelle has prepared two remarkable conferences for the French Library.

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Friday, September 29, 2023 6:30 PM To 8:00 PM

The French Library is pleased to welcome Lebanese author, Joseph Kai for a discussion of his latest book: Restless (English translation of L’Intranquille). We will dive into Joseph’s own story based in Beirut, Lebanon.

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