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La femme au moyen âge

  • Alliance Française de St. Louis 930 N McKnight Rd St. Louis, MO 63132 United States (map)

March 8 marks La journée internationale de la femme! In honor of this occasion, we will be hosting a 2-hour presentation (in French and English) on Saturday, March 9th at the Alliance Française. The topic is: La femme au moyen âge.

Instructor Myriam Bourg

Instructor Myriam Bourg

Myriam Bourg will speak about the life and conditions of women in the Middle Ages, at all levels of the society: aristocrats, peasants, religious nuns, etc.. The presentation will be accompanied by a rich iconography: paintings, sculptures, miniatures from multiples museums, churches, archives.

We hope you will join us! If interested in attending, please contact the office by February 28 to enroll; a minimum of 4 participants will be required. Cost: $32 for members, $37 for non-members. (N.B. Gentlemen are welcome!)

Participants are encouraged to wear pink in honor of women's history. Gentlemen are welcome! Refreshments will be provided.

Earlier Event: February 27
Leila Slimani, "Adèle" Book Tour
Later Event: March 11
Basic French for Travelers