Fifty Years of Québec on the World Stage
2017 ACQS Outreach Seminar
Saturday, November 4
900 Room, Alvarez College Union, Davidson College
The American Council for Québec Studies in collaboration with the North Carolina Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of French invites you to a one-day seminar on teaching Québec studies. Panel participants: Prof. Jane Moss (Duke), Prof. Olivia Choplin (Elon), Carole Kruger (Davidson), Prof. Patrick Leroux (Concordia-Montreal).
9:00 AM. Registration, Coffee and pastries. 900 Room, Student Union
9:30-9:45 Welcoming remarks
9:45-10:15 Fifty years of Québec on the World Stage
Frédéric Tremblay, Director, Québec Government Office, Washington DC
10:30-12:00 Québec in the Curriculum.
Québec and l’Amérique française in Historical Context
Québec French: Vive la difference!
12:00 -1:15 Luncheon, DuPont Room, Vail Commons
Professor Patrick Leroux, Concordia University
“Le cirque québécois: son histoire, ses tendances et son impact sur la société”
1:30-2:30 Québec in Performance – Film and Theater
2:45-3:30 Québec Society and Politics in Comparative Perspective: Interculturalism and Federalism around the World