This semester students across all levels of French at Williams have been reading French Caribbean author Gisèle Pineau. We are thrilled to welcome her to campus for a series of conversations on November 9, 2016.
✽ Tea 1-2PM, Class of 66 Environmental Center, Matt Cole Reading Room: Gisèle Pineau in conversation about her award-winning novel, Un Papillon dans la cité. Open to all, especially students in RLFR 103 and RLFR 105. Conducted in French. Refreshments served.
✽ Talk 6PM-7PM, : Pineau will discuss images and representations of Creole women from today and the past. Conducted in French.
✽ Dinner, 7:15-8:30PM: Dinner conversation with Pineau and advanced students from Sophie Saint-Just’s RLFR 203, Introduction to Francophone Literature, and RLFR 261 Haitian and French Caribbean Literatures and Film.