Paris attacks of November 13, 2015 presented in context.
November 23, 2015 from 6:00-7:15 PM
Room 1107 of the Academic Learning Center (1000 Floyd Avenue)
IN FRENCH. Five contexts given: 1) P. Cummins (VCU), Context of French and European values; 2) Jennifer Shotwell (Randolph Macon College), Context of January 2015 attacks on Charlie Hebdo newspaper and a Jewish grocery store; 3) Benoit Meyrieux (Franciscan University) Context of Religion and Society, 4) Salwa Sheibany (VCU) Context of North African Arab and Muslim refugees, immigrants, and recent French citizens; 5) Brahima Kone (VCU) Context of West African and Central African refugees, immigrants, and recent French citizens.
Questions and answers in French or English.
Sponsored by: VCU School of World Studies with participation of Randolph Macon Dept. of Foreign Languages and Francophone Community Partners.