La Francophonie Celebration

March 12, 2019 | Saint Anselm Campus

Join us for many events in March celebrating La Francophonie!

Calendar of Events

Film: Mommy (2014)
Thursday, March 14 at 4 - 6:30 p.m.

Language Resource Center
In French with English subtitles. This award-winning Canadian film by Xavier Dolan follows a feisty single mom and her troubled teenage son as they struggle to find a sense of balance with the help of a neighbor.

Maple Taffy: La tire d’érable with Andrew Howard
Friday, March 15 at 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

LLC kitchen Area
Held in French. Learn how to make taffy by pouring hot maple sap on snow!

French Baking Class with Anne Thénin
Tuesday, March 19 at 4 - 5:30 p.m.

LLC kitchen area
Held in French. Learn how to prepare delicious strawberry tarts called “tartelettes aux fraises.”

Panel Discussion: Québec French versus Parisian French: Dit-on “moé” ou “moi”?
Wednesday, March 20 at 4 - 6 p.m.

Language Resource Center
Find out how different (or how similar) Québecois and standard French actually are. Just listen or join the discussion!

Concert: Lully’s Legacy: From the Court of the Sun King to the Twentieth Century
Wednesday March 27 at 12:30 - 1:30 p.m
Chapel Art Gallery
The concert will feature music by Lully, Bach, Rachmaninoff, and more. Seating is limited and reservations are recommended. To reserve call (603) 641-7470 or email Co-sponsored by the Fine Arts Department and the Chapel Art. Center.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Linsey Sainte-Claire (Middlebury College) The Haitian Revolution: A ‘Bloody Theater’?
Thursday, March 28 at 4 - 5:30 p.m.

Language Resource Center
Celebrating the Legitimacy of an Unthinkable Battle. Co-sponsored by the Intercultural Center.

March 12, 2019 6:00 PM - March 28, 2019 4:00 PM