French Week at UNH
Contact: Erika Mantz
UNH Media Relations
Nov. 8, 2004
Editors: Members of the media are welcome to attend
any of the events.
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire will celebrate
National French Week Nov. 8-12, 2004, with a series of events that
are free and open to the public.
Monday, Nov. 8: Showing of the film “La Cage aux Folles” at
1:30, 3:30, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. in Theater II of the Memorial Union
Tuesday, Nov. 9: John Tousignant discusses “French Canadians
in New Hampshire,” 1-2 p.m., Murkland Hall 204; cooking demonstration
by French chef Patrick Lemai, 5-7 p.m., food court of the Memorial
Wednesday, Nov. 10: Booksigning of Dumas’ Three Musketeers,
noon-1:30 p.m. in the UNH bookstore by UNH professor Barbara Cooper;
Colby College professor Adrianna Paliyenko discusses “Colonial
Memory: Gender, Race and the 1804 Haitian Revolution,”3:30-5
p.m., in Theater I of the Memorial Union Building; showing of the
film “La Cage aux Folles,” 6:30 and 8:30 p.m., Murkland
Thursday, Nov. 11: Chocolate tasting with chocolatiere Susan Tuveson,
12:30-2 p.m., food court of the Memorial Union Building; crepe
party sponsored by the UNH French Club with Breton folk music by
David Surette, 4:30-6 p.m., Smith Hall.
Friday, Nov. 12: Presentation on Quebec by French majors Jesse
Harris, Andrew Hoffman and Elizabeth Hall in Murkland Hall G02.
For more information, contact Barbara Armstrong in Languages,
Literatures and Cultures at (603) 862-4005.