Courtesy: Karen James (Faculty)
Fête des Lumières, Lyon
Courtesy: Robin Sabot (Exchange Student from the U. de Lyon 2 in 2016-2017)
Courtesy: Gary Ferguson (Faculty)
UVa in Lyon
Courtesy: Amanda Selsky (CLAS '17)
Courtesy: Ari Blatt (Faculty)
Courtesy: Anna Robinson (J-Term Paris, 2017)
Parvis de l'Hôtel de Ville, Lyon
Courtesy: Maggie Stein (Staff)
Courtesy: Meg Gould (CLAS '15)
Jennifer Tsien will give a public lecture at the University of Colorado-Boulder on Thursday, Sept. 22 on pro-French seditious speech and song in 1790’s Spanish Louisiana, titled “Of Songs, Rumors, and Suckling Pigs: the French Revolution Goes to the Americas.” She will also be giving a seminar on the Mississippi Bubble, conspiracy theories and rumor on Wednesday 21st of September.
Sponsored by the UVA Department of French and the UVA Program in European Studies with special thanks to the International Rescue Committee (Charlottesville). These films invite dialogue about the urgent topic of migration and about the role that images and narratives play in bringing it more fully to our awareness.