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.
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.