Events & Programs
Seminar Food:
Events
Digital Exhibit
Forums
Speakers
Seminar Impunity:
Events
Digital Exhibit
Speakers

2014

May 2, 2014: Haïti Hors-la-loi
Disparity between Haitian Law and state decisions and actions. The State against Society. Historicity. Reception and effect. Lecture and discussion. Speaker: Laennec Hurbon.
The HPFI Three-Year Seminars

April 9, 2014: The Discourses of Food from the 19th-century to the Inter-war Period
Julia Przybos: "De l'imagination physiologique"/ Joseph Rienti: "The place of the restaurant in the literary culture"/ Lauren K. Christensen: "Cuisine as Nation: Regional Food, National Identity, and French Gastronomic Writing (1918-1940)."
Panel Discussion

April 4, 2014: Haiti Impunity: A Visual Account
Digital Exhibit and Projection. Curator and commentator: Frantz Voltaire. Photos, documents and artefacts. Launching of the digital exhibit on the Henri Peyre French Institute website. Projection of the documentary film "Le règne de l'impunité"
The HPFI Three-Year Seminars

March 12, 2014: Rendre compte. Demander comptes.
Paths and Voices for Justice and Catharsis in Haitian Literature. Round Table. Michèle Montas, J-P Richard Narcisse. Room 9206 / 17:00 - 20:00
The HPFI Three-Year Seminars

February 28, 2014: Food, Power, Exchange and Identity in the French and Francophone Worlds
Presentation of the Site and Seminar Themes, and of the upcoming online exhibit "Street Fairs and Street Food in the Nineteenth and early Twentieth Centuries." Francesca Canadé Sautman, Speaker Jasmine Narcisse, moderator

 

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