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Semaine de la Francophonie with... Hervé Le Tellier

March 10, 2014 | By francecanadaculture Canada

La Semaine de la Francophonie, which gathers every year all the francophones and francophiles in Toronto, will be back in March with many cultural and artistic events to celebrate the francophonie. As part of this Francophone Week, French author Hervé le Tellier will take part in a public discussion at the Alliance française de Toronto on Tuesday, March 18 at 6:30 PM. 

Mathematician by academic training and then journalist, Hervé Le Tellier is the author of numerous novels, short novels, poems, and dramas. Recognized member of Oulipo, the author will introduce his works to the public including “A Thousand Pearls (for a Thousand Pennies)”, “The aesthetics of Oulipo” and the more recent “Elétrico W”. 

Public conferences

March 18, 6:30pm - Conference on mathematics & literature, at the Alliance francaise in Toronto 

March 20, 6pm - Conference on constraints & writing, at the Alliance francaise in Ottawa

March 21, 5pm - Conference "What is the Oulipo", at Saint Mary University in Halifax

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