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Cannes Film Festival Essay Contest, Monday, February 8th

Posted: February 3, 2010
Monday February 8, the Department of French and Italian is pleased to present the sixth screening of the Cinéma Français Today Film Festival, the 2001 Rachid Bouchareb film Little Senegal. Presenting the film and leading a discussion afterward will be Professor Hélène Tissières from our department, Professor Helena Woodard from the Department of English, and Professor Tola Mosadomi from the Department of Middle Eastern Studies. This film will also be the subject of the Cannes Film Festival Essay Contest, an expense paid trip to the festival this May made possible by the Center for European Studies and the Consulate General of France. For more information on the essay contest, you may visit the FIGSO blog at
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