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Wallonie-Bruxelles International New York fête la Francophonie!

Today we are celebrating the "International day of Francophonie, which highlights the richness of our French language and our culture around the globe.

In celebration of " la journée Internationale de la Francophonie", this year dedicated to resilient women,
Wallonie-Bruxelles International New York
is co-hosting many online events:

● ‘Women’s Challenges in the World of Philosophy’, on March 27 @11 am (EDT), a panel with 4 female philosophers discussing the place of women in philosophy. Wallonia-Brussels will be represented by the philosopher Pascale Seys.
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● Tuyêt-nga Nguyên, finalist of the #Prixdes5continents with her novel “Soie et métal”, will be invited during the #Festivaldes5continents on March 22, 24 and 26. This event is co-organized with the Representation of the International Organization of the Francophonie at the United Nations and La Maison Française de NYU.
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● ‘Screening of a Search for Identity’, a cinema projection from March 17 to March 24, co-organized with the Embassy of Belgium in the United States of America and the Francophonie Cultural Festival in DC. This event highlights the work of two female filmmakers from Wallonia-Brussels: Emmanuelle Nicot et Sandrine Dryvers.
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● During ‘Comics’ Amazing Worlds’, we will hear Aurélie Wilmet, a comic book author, in an exclusive discussion panel with Vincent Zabus, animated by Philippe Ungar. This event will take place on March 28 and is co-organized with the Embassy of belgium in the United States.
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#FêteDeLaFrancophonie #OIF #Francophonie
#QuébecGovernmentOfficeinBoston #CulturalCenterofBoston #AllianceFrancaisedeBoston #EmbassyofBelgiumintheUSA #francophonieDC #Francophonie2021 #AFDC #BelgiumintheUSA #WBILettresetLivres #Festivaldes5Continents