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La poétique de la durée s’efforce d’apaiser l’hier fiévreux, de tramer ce lointain devenir.

— Glissant

Oct. 25: Lecture, Geneviève Sellier

Please join us Wednesday, October 25, in the French Department Library (4229 Dwinelle) for a talk by Professor Geneviève Sellier (Université Bordeaux-Montaigne) in French entitled “Les femmes cinéastes face au clivage français entre cinéma d’auteur et cinéma de genre.” This lunchtime talk will begin at 1:10, and sandwiches will be available at 12:30.

N.B.: Sellier is also giving a lecture the following day (Thursday the 26th), in English, for the Film and Media Department. It’s called “Popular cinema and the mass audience in postwar France, 1945-1958,” and will be held at 5 p.m. in Dwinelle 142.