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October 2021

Oct 7–Nov 11

OCT 7–NOV 11

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

COWIN AUDITORIUM (HORACE MANN HALL 147) IN TEACHERS COLLEGE

MAUVAIS GENRES. FRENCH CINEMA TAKES ON GENDER

7:00 PM–9:00 PM    Cowin Auditorium (Horace Mann Hall 147) in Teachers College

To download a PDF about this event click here.

Film/Panel Discussion:

MAUVAIS GENRES. FRENCH CINEMA TAKES ON GENDER

Columbia Maison Française Film Festival

Mauvais Genres: French Cinema Takes on Gender is produced and presented by Columbia Maison Française and curated by Nora Philippe. RSVP HERE With additional support provided by Cultural Services of the French Embassy,...   Read More

MAUVAIS GENRES. FRENCH CINEMA TAKES ON GENDER

Oct 18

OCT 18

7:00 PM–8:00 PM

ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Corniche Kennedy by Maylis de Kerangal

7:00 PM–8:00 PM    Zoom video conference

Book Club:

Corniche Kennedy by Maylis de Kerangal 

Moderated by Thomas W. Dodman, Columbia University

The book club is held one Monday a month at 7 p.m. on Zoom until further notice. It is open to Columbia University students and faculty with a valid and current CUID, and to members of the Société des Amis de la Maison Française.   Read More

Corniche Kennedy by Maylis de Kerangal

Oct 21

OCT 21

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

COWIN AUDITORIUM (HORACE MANN HALL 147) IN TEACHERS COLLEGE

Bambi by Sébastien Lifshitz (2021)  NYC Preview

7:00 PM–9:00 PM    Cowin Auditorium (Horace Mann Hall 147) in Teachers College

Film/Roundtable Discussion:

Bambi by Sébastien Lifshitz (2021)
NYC Preview

MAUVAIS GENRES: Columbia Maison Française Film Festival

Documentary, 83 minutes*In French with English subtitles Open to Columbia University Community onlyRSVP with CUID required. To RSVP click    Read More

Bambi by Sébastien Lifshitz (2021)  NYC Preview

Oct 25

OCT 25

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

COWIN AUDITORIUM (HORACE MANN HALL 147) IN TEACHERS COLLEGE

Little Girl by Sébastien Lifshitz (2020)

7:00 PM–9:00 PM    Cowin Auditorium (Horace Mann Hall 147) in Teachers College

Film/Roundtable Discussion:

Little Girl by Sébastien Lifshitz (2020)

MAUVAIS GENRES: Columbia Maison Française Film Festival

Documentary, 80 minutes*In French with English subtitles The screening will be followed by an in-person discussion with director Sébastien Lifshitz, Ronald Gregg, moderated by Nora Philippe and Shanny Peer. Open to Columbia University...   Read More

Little Girl by Sébastien Lifshitz (2020)

Oct 26

OCT 26

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

COWIN AUDITORIUM (HORACE MANN HALL 147) IN TEACHERS COLLEGE

The Lives of Thérèse by Sébastien Lifshitz (2016)

7:00 PM–9:00 PM    Cowin Auditorium (Horace Mann Hall 147) in Teachers College

Film/Roundtable Discussion:

The Lives of Thérèse by Sébastien Lifshitz (2016)

MAUVAIS GENRES: Columbia Maison Française Film Festival

Documentary, 60 minutes*In French with English subtitles The screening will be followed by an in-person discussion with director Sébastien Lifshitz, Professor Marianne Hirsch and Nora Philippe. Open to Columbia University Community onlyRSVP with...   Read More

The Lives of Thérèse by Sébastien Lifshitz (2016)

Oct 27

OCT 27

12:00 PM–2:00 PM

A LIVE VIRTUAL TRANSATLANTIC EVENT

Revolution 3/13 Gramsci, Sartre, and the \

12:00 PM–2:00 PM    A live virtual transatlantic event

Panel Discussion:

Revolution 3/13 Gramsci, Sartre, and the "Engaged" Philosopher

Join Professors Étienne Balibar and Bernard Harcourt for a seminar on on Antonio Gramsci, Jean-Paul Sartre, and Max Weber

RSVP HERE Étienne Balibar and Bernard E. Harcourt read and discuss: Prison Notebooks [1947] by Antonio Gramsci (   Read More

Revolution 3/13 Gramsci, Sartre, and the \
November 2021

Nov 4

NOV 4

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

COWIN AUDITORIUM (HORACE MANN HALL 147) IN TEACHERS COLLEGE

Adam by Maryam Touzani (2019)

7:00 PM–9:00 PM    Cowin Auditorium (Horace Mann Hall 147) in Teachers College

Film/Roundtable Discussion:

Adam by Maryam Touzani (2019)

MAUVAIS GENRES: Columbia Maison Française Film Festival

Fiction, 88 minutes*In Arabic with English subtitles The screening will be followed by a discussion with Professor Madeleine Dobie. Open to Columbia University Community only.RSVP with CUID required. To RSVP click    Read More

Adam by Maryam Touzani (2019)

Nov 9

NOV 9

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

COWIN AUDITORIUM (HORACE MANN HALL 147) IN TEACHERS COLLEGE

Ladies of the Wood by Claus Drexel (2021) NYC Preview

7:00 PM–9:00 PM    Cowin Auditorium (Horace Mann Hall 147) in Teachers College

Film/Roundtable Discussion:

Ladies of the Wood by Claus Drexel (2021)
NYC Preview

MAUVAIS GENRES: Columbia Maison Française Film Festival

Documentary, 90 minutes *In French and Portuguese with English subtitles The screening will be followed by a discussion with director Claus Drexel, curator Nora Philippe and Professor Tey Meadow. Open to Columbia University Community onlyRSVP with CUID...   Read More

Ladies of the Wood by Claus Drexel (2021) NYC Preview

Nov 11

NOV 11

7:00 PM–9:30 PM

COWIN AUDITORIUM (HORACE MANN HALL 147) IN TEACHERS COLLEGE

Hyenas by Djibril Diop Mambéty (1992)

7:00 PM–9:30 PM    Cowin Auditorium (Horace Mann Hall 147) in Teachers College

Film/Roundtable Discussion:

Hyenas by Djibril Diop Mambéty (1992)

MAUVAIS GENRES: Columbia Maison Française Film Festival

Fiction, 110 minutes*In French and Wolof with English subtitles The screening will be followed by a discussion with Professor Souleymane Bachir Diagne and Professor Mamadou Diouf. Open to Columbia University Community onlyRSVP with CUID required. To...   Read More

Hyenas by Djibril Diop Mambéty (1992)

Nov 15

NOV 15

7:00 PM–8:00 PM

ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Un Océan, deux mers, trois continents by Wilfried N’Sondé


7:00 PM–8:00 PM    Zoom video conference

Book Club:

Un Océan, deux mers, trois continents by Wilfried N’Sondé


Moderated by Fanny Guex, Columbia University

The book club is held one Monday a month at 7 p.m. on Zoom until further notice. It is open to Columbia University students and faculty with a valid and current CUID, and to members of the Société des Amis de la Maison Française.   Read More

Un Océan, deux mers, trois continents by Wilfried N’Sondé


Nov 18

NOV 18

1:00 PM–2:30 PM

A LIVE VIRTUAL TRANSATLANTIC EVENT

Des empires sous la terre: Is There a Secularocene?

1:00 PM–2:30 PM    A live virtual transatlantic event

Panel Discussion:

Des empires sous la terre: Is There a Secularocene?

Mohamad Amer Meziane, in conversation with Etienne Balibar, Souleymane Bachir Diagne, and Ann Stoler, moderated by Emmanuelle Saada

RSVP HERE. Why is secularization never connected to climate change? And why is climate change not connected to secularization? If modernity is the Anthropocene and if secularization is a defining feature of modernity’s birth, then it is natural to ask: did...   Read More

Des empires sous la terre: Is There a Secularocene?
December 2021

Dec 6

DEC 6

7:00 PM–8:00 PM

ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Un fauteuil sur la Seine by Amin Maalouf

7:00 PM–8:00 PM    Zoom video conference

Book Club:

Un fauteuil sur la Seine by Amin Maalouf

Moderated by Catherine Pointelet

The book club is held one Monday a month at 7 p.m. on Zoom until further notice. It is open to Columbia University students and faculty with a valid and current CUID, and to members of the Société des Amis de la Maison Française.   Read More

Un fauteuil sur la Seine by Amin Maalouf
January 2022

Jan 24

JAN 24

7:00 PM–8:00 PM

ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

L’Anomalie by Hervé Le Tellier

7:00 PM–8:00 PM    Zoom video conference

Book Club:

L’Anomalie by Hervé Le Tellier

Moderated by Lewis Lipsey

The book club is held one Monday a month at 7 p.m. on Zoom until further notice. It is open to Columbia University students and faculty with a valid and current CUID, and to members of the Société des Amis de la Maison Française.   Read More

L’Anomalie by Hervé Le Tellier
February 2022

Feb 14

FEB 14

7:00 PM–8:00 PM

ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Souvenirs dormants by Patrick Modiano

7:00 PM–8:00 PM    Zoom video conference

Book Club:

Souvenirs dormants by Patrick Modiano

Moderated by Irène Bernstein-Pechmèze

The book club is held one Monday a month at 7 p.m. on Zoom until further notice. It is open to Columbia University students and faculty with a valid and current CUID, and to members of the Société des Amis de la Maison Française.   Read More

Souvenirs dormants by Patrick Modiano
March 2022

Mar 7

MAR 7

7:00 PM–8:00 PM

ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

De nos frères blessés by Joseph Andras

7:00 PM–8:00 PM    Zoom video conference

Book Club:

De nos frères blessés by Joseph Andras

Moderated by André L. Pettman, Columbia University

The book club is held one Monday a month at 7 p.m. on Zoom until further notice. It is open to Columbia University students and faculty with a valid and current CUID, and to members of the Société des Amis de la Maison Française.   Read More

De nos frères blessés by Joseph Andras