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Performance: Le Siège de Calais

April 24, 2017

April 29, 2017 and May 1, 2017

La Troupe presents Le Siège de Calais, hailed by its author in 1765 as France’s “first national tragedy.” An adaptation in French directed by Sylvaine Guyot. Starring Matthew Barfield, Josh Cohen, Effie Gonis, Nikhita Obeegadoo, Matthew Rodriguez, Madeleine Wolf and Emma Zitzow-Childs.

Advising Fortnight

March 30, 2017

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures Cordially Invites You to Advising Fortnight

  • Lunch with RLL Faculty - Thursday 3/30, 11:30-1:30
  • RLL Open House with Faculty - Wednesday 4/5, 4-6
  • Sundaes with Concentrators - Thursday 4/6, 7-8:30

ALL EVENTS IN RLL LOUNGE – 4TH FLOOR, BOYLSTON HALL

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"Queer Theory: The French Response." Bruno Perreau, MIT - Thursday, March 23; 5:00pm

March 20, 2017

In 2012 and 2013, masses of French citizens took to the streets to protest same-sex marriage and denounce queer theory (which they called “gender theory”) as its root. This condemnation of queer theory was driven by the fear that this ideology imported from the United States would not only pervert young people, but destroy the French nation itself.

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Post-Graduation Fellowship in Brazil

February 15, 2017

The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies Brazil Post-Graduation Fellowship provides a one-year purposeful travel and professional exploration experience through a position with Harvard University’s Brazil Office in São Paulo.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 10, 2017