Discussion of St. Louis’ French Beginnings May 3

| April 24, 2013

Franco-Illinois map

The Centre Francophone presents professor Sharon Person discussing “St. Louis au Pays des Ilinois: French Beginnings” on Friday, May 3, 6:30 p.m., in the Emerson Library Conference Room.

Person has collaborated with Carl Ekberg, the leading historian of French Illinois, on an article and forthcoming book about early St. Louis maps that present St. Louis history from a much-deserved fresh perspective.

Food and drinks will be served. For more information, contact Lionel Cuillé at cuilleli@webster.edu or 314-246-8619.

This event is presented by the Jane and Bruce Robert Endowed Chair of French and Francophone Studies and the Jane M. and Bruce P. Robert Foundation.


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