Fall 2014 Schedule

Fall 2014 Schedule

Wednesdays Ÿ– 4104 Dwinelle Hall (Comparative Literature Conference Room) –  RSVP – Refreshments Provided

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September 17, 4:00-5:30pm

Scholastique Mukasonga’s Fiction and the Future of Post-Genocide Rwanda

Mukasonga will be giving a reading and talk on Friday, September 19, 5:00pm, Library of French Thought, 4229 Dwinelle Hall

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October 1, 12:00-2:00pm

Workshop on Raphaëlle Rabanes’ (PhD Candidate, Joint UCB/UCSF PhD in Medical Anthropology)

“Hauntings and the Impossible Return: A Psychoanalytic Anthropology Essay on Antillean Writers and Colonial Legacies”

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November 5, 12:00-2:00pm

Discussion on Françoise Vergès and the Museum without Objects

Vergès will be on campus November 13-15 for the conference “Memory without Borders: Violence, Justice, and Practices of Remembrance”

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November 12, 4:00-5:30pm (DATE CHANGE)

Discussion with Prof. Tobias Warner (French, UC Davis) on “Para-Literary Ethnography and Colonial Self-Writing: The Student Notebooks of the William Ponty School”

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December 3, 4:00-6:30pm

Note different location: 4337 Dwinelle Hall (Comparative Literature Library)

Screening of Abdellatif Kechiche’s L’Esquive (2003) with an introduction by Prof. Eglantine Colon (French, UC Berkeley)

A joint meeting with the French/Francophone Film Working Group

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December 10, Time and Location TBA

Francophone Studies Working Group Planning Meeting

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