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How to Write the History of the American West from a French Perspective

Tuesday, November 28, 2023 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Corridor Creole Research Initiative (CCRI) at Washington University in St. Louis / French Connexions Center of Excellence

Soazig Villerbu, Professor of Contemporary History at the University of Limoges.

Her research focuses on the American West (US and Canada), the village of Ste Geneviève (near St Louis) and the history of French migration to the USA in the 19th century.

Register here: https://wustl.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYtf-uorD4iE9xZyJl8HMf-Ac8-9p_orCyw

Villerbu will also present her new book: "Nouvelle histoire de l'Ouest : Canada, Etats-Unis, Mexique" (Passés/Composés, 2023)

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations, Seminar/Colloquia, Research

Schools

Arts & Sciences

Topic

Arts & Culture, Humanities & Society

Department
Romance Languages and Literatures
Event Contact

Lionel Cuillé : lcuille@wustl.edu

Speaker Information
Washington University in St. Louis
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