Chers enseignants, chers amis,Pour finir l'année 2016 en beauté, je vous propose de nombreuses bonnes nouvelles pour vous et pour vos étudiants !
Each year the Jean et Marie-Louise Dufrenoy scholarships enable two American students in the sciences (mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, medecine, geology, botany) or in technology (engineering, computer science, etc.) to pursue further studies in France during a full academic year within the student’s own field.
Applications in all disciplines are considered, but applicants in literature, art, music, history, social sciences and communications have priority.
Marion Bataille, graphiste et auteur de livres pour enfants, se rendra à Atlanta fin janvier dans le cadre de sa tournée aux Etats-Unis et présentera AOZ, un atelier de typographie.
A distinguished linguistics professor, Dr. Bernard Cerquiglini will address the essential interconnectivity and profound history that link the French and English languages. The lecture 'A joint history of the English and French languages' will take place in January 2017. Dr. Cerquiglini is a scholar who he has taught in universities in the U.S. and Europe. You can also listen to his daily show on linguistics, Merci Professeur!, on the French channel TV5. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet him in person!
The most acclaimed french literary prizes revealed their winners, Riad Sattouf continues to make a name for himself, Festival ‘Paris en Toutes Lettres’ is in full swing until November 21st, Startup Short Edition has nothing to envy to other publishing houses.
Singer-songwriter Piers Faccini recently released his latest album ‘I Dreamed an Island’ via Six Degrees Records and announced several concert dates in North America for early 2017, including Winter Jazz Fest in New York in January and Washington DC’s Sixth & I Synagogue venue on January 14th.