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Alliance française de Vancouver 6161 cambie street, vancouver
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Alliance française de Vancouver
6161 cambie street, vancouver
Thursday October 19 - 6:30pm
Books & Ideas

VANCOUVER - CAFÉ DES ARTS - OCTOBER 2017

Take a break!

Every two months, two or three experts talk about Art during 20 minutes with a Q & A at the Alliance Française de Vancouver.

This next Café des Arts will focus on: "Literature".

Meet 2 French authors featured in the Vancouver Writers Festival!

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Alliance française de Toronto 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7, Canada
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Alliance française de Toronto
24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7, Canada
October 25, 2017| 7 PM
Books & Ideas

TORONTO - Political Feelings: Moving Society. A Talk with Historian Sophie Wahnich

The French historian Sophie Wahnich, specialized in the French Revolution, will be at the Alliance française to give a talk untitled "Political feelings: moving space".

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Alliance française de Vancouver 6161 cambie street, vancouver
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Alliance française de Vancouver
6161 cambie street, vancouver
​Wednesday, October 25 - 7:30pm​​
Film, TV & New Media

VANCOUVER - Movie-club : La fille de Brest

"LA FILLE DE BREST" ​
​("150 Milligrams") - 2016

Un film de Emmanuelle Bercot
Avec : Sidse Babett Knudsen, Benoît Magimel, Charlotte Laemmel
Genre : Drame
Durée : 2h08

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Full of Beans Coffee 1348 Dundas St West, Toronto, ON M6J 1Y3, Canada
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Full of Beans Coffee
1348 Dundas St West, Toronto, ON M6J 1Y3, Canada
September 28, 2017 | 7 PM
Books & Ideas

TORONTO - 150th Years of Stories: A European Book Club

The Toronto European Book Club is coming back in 2017 this February to put the spotlight on Europe’s literary legacy and its contemporary aftermath in today’s publishing, on the occasion of Canada's 150th Anniversary.
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Ryerson University 325 Church Street Toronto, Ontario
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Ryerson University
325 Church Street
Toronto, Ontario
October 26 | 6.30 PM
Visual arts, Architecture & Design

TORONTO - Architecture as a Non-Oppressive Design: A Lecture by French Architect Jacques Ferrier

The architect and urban planner Jacques Ferrier will give a lecture at Ryerson University, introducing his work and his vision for tomorrow's architecture.

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Vancity Theatre 1181 Seymour Street Vancouver, B.C.
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Vancity Theatre
1181 Seymour Street
Vancouver, B.C.
October 28th, 2017
Film, TV & New Media

VANCOUVER - French movies @ SPARK Festival

The 2017 SPARK Animation Film Festival celebrates the best of animation and will showcase this year renowned French films in a special Spotlight on France.

 


Mune: Gardian of the moon
In the presence of the co-director, Alexandre Heboyan 

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Toronto Reference Library 789 Yonge St. Toronto
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Toronto Reference Library
789 Yonge St.
Toronto
October 31st, 2017 | 7PM
Books & Ideas

TORONTO - A Room of their Own: Writing the Feminine

Is there such a thing as feminine writing in contemporary novels? Nearly 100 years after the publication of Virginia Woolf's "A Room of One's Own", a new literary conversation will be hold at Toronto Reference Library around 8 books and their French-speaking women authors, to discuss where women stand in today's literature, and to address women writers' position in our society.

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University of Alberta, North Campus & Campus Saint-Jean 8406 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury Northwest, Edmonton, AB T6C 4G9, Canada
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University of Alberta, North Campus & Campus Saint-Jean
8406 Rue Marie-Anne Gaboury Northwest, Edmonton, AB T6C 4G9, Canada
October 27 & 28, 2017
Books & Ideas

EDMONTON - The francophone European presence in Western Canada

The 150th anniversary of the Canadian confederation provides a unique opportunity to rediscover the distinctive contribution of the French-speaking European communities (Belgian, French, and Swiss) to the material, intellectual, and spiritual history of Canada.

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Harbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8
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Harbourfront Centre
235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M5J 2G8
October 17-24, 2017
Books & Ideas

TORONTO - Sylvain Prudhomme at the International Festival of Authors

French author Sylvain Prudhomme will be coming to Toronto for the 38th edition of the International Festival of Authors. He will be introducing "The Greats", his first novel to be translated into English.

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Harbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay West Toronto, Ontario Canada M5J 2G8
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Harbourfront Centre
235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M5J 2G8
October 28-29, 2017
Books & Ideas

TORONTO - Marie Darrieussecq at the International Festival of Authors

French author Marie Darrieussecq will be part of IFOA 2017 and introducing her latest book translated into English, "Being Here Is Everything: The Life Of Paula M. Becker" a moving account of the ground-breaking German painter, Paula Modersohn-Becker, the first woman in Art History to paint a nude self-portrait.

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Babs Asper Theatre 1, rue Elgin Ottawa
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Babs Asper Theatre
1, rue Elgin
Ottawa
From November 15 to 18, 2017
Performing Arts & Music

OTTAWA - The NAC presents L'état de siège of Albert Camus

From November 15 to 18 at the National Art Center, discover the play L'état de siège of Albert Camus, directed by Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota.

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LEE’S PALACE 529 Bloor St W, Toronto
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LEE’S PALACE
529 Bloor St W, Toronto
October 24 in Toronto, October 25 in Montréal
Performing Arts & Music

TORONTO/MONTRÉAL - La Femme on tour

Direct from the Parisian overground French pop connoisseurs La Femme released their new album Mystère worldwide last September.. Hailing from Le Pré Saint Gervais and Ivry-sur-Seine’s winding streets, La Femme have made a huge mark on modern Paris's cultural landscape, with the two sides of the city – the glamour and the grit – engrained in their music.

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Several locations 1398 Cartwright Street Vancouver, BC V6H 3R8
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Several locations
1398 Cartwright Street
Vancouver, BC
V6H 3R8
From October 16 to 22, 2017
Books & Ideas

VANCOUVER - French authors @ Writers Fest

The Writers Fest Vancouver brings annually together writers from around the world for a week of readings, lectures, writing workshops and other performances.

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ANNEX 823 Seymour Street, Vancouver BC
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ANNEX
823 Seymour Street, Vancouver BC
From November 2 to 8
Performing Arts & Music

VANCOUVER - Sanae Ishida at World New Music Days 2017

From November 2-8, 2017, Canada welcomes the world as Vancouver hosts the ISCM World New Music Days 2017. The International Society for Contemporary Music has been the world’s premier network for new music. Each year, its festival is hosted in a different city around the globe. The French board has selected Japanese-French composer Sanae Ishida after the call for works launched for the next ISCM - World Music Days.

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Simon Fraser University & Pollyanna 圖書館 Library Simon Fraser University & Pollyanna 圖書館 Library
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Simon Fraser University & Pollyanna 圖書館 Library
Simon Fraser University & Pollyanna 圖書館 Library
October 4 & 18, November 1, 15 & 21 from 7 to 9 pm
Books & Ideas

VANCOUVER - Plasticity: Catherine Malabou Reading Group and Seminar

French philosopher Dr. Catherine Malabou, best known for her work on plasticity, has forged new connections across such fields as philosophy, neuroscience and psychoanalysis and their fundamental entanglements with cultural, political and social life.Working with post-structuralist and post-critical methodologies, she addresses the work of philosophers Kant, Hegel, Freud, Heiddeger, and Derrida.

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