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Cour Napoléon

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The Louvre: the Glass Pyramid and the equestrian statue of Louis XIV portrayed as ‘Alexander the Great’

Le-Louvre

Alliance Française Intinerary

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Schedule of Events
Alliance Française de Chicago

September:

New Initiation Classes
September 24 Literature

October:
Cctober 19th Wine Series
October 22nd Literature

November:
November 20th Wine Series

December
December 3rd Literature

January
January 22nd Wine Series

February
February 5th Wine Series

March

April:

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La Grande Littérature Series (Fall 2019)

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Alliance Française

La Princesse de Clèves
Madame de La Fayette Buried in Saint Sulpice Church
Tuesday, September 24 at 06:30 p.m.

Le Colonel Chabert
Honoré de Balzac Buried in Père Lachaise Cemetery
Tuesday, October 22 at 06:30 PM

Le Roi se meurt
Eugène Ionesco Buried in Montparnasse Cemetery
Tuesday, December 3 at 06:30 p.m.

Alliance Française

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Events
Alliance Française

2020 Symposium on the Arts of France

Initiation Classes
(Waive Tuition)

Film

La Grande Littérature Series
La Princesse de Clèves
-Madame de La Fayette French writer
https://librivox.org/la-princesse-de-cleves-by-madame-de-la-fayette/

Colonel Chabert
-Honoré de Balzac French novelist

Le Roi se meurt
-Eugène Ionesco French-Romanian playwright

Lecture Series:

Taste and Toast Wine Series
Introduction: How to Assess Quality – Wednesday, October 9th (7:00)
Blind Taste Challenge: Wine Aromas – Wednesday, November 20th (7:00)
Advanced: Northern Rhône – Wednesday, January 22nd (7:00)
Blind Taste Challenge: Wine Jargon – Wednesday, February 5th (7:00)

Fontainebleau

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Château de Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau: A Forgotten Treasure (Bultured Traveler NYT)
You’ve been to the Louvre, Notre Dame and Versailles. Now it’s time to see Fontainebleau

Discovering the Forest Legends of Fontainebleau
Travel: Day Out (NYT)

Finding Fontainebleau (Thad Carhart)
Excavating Family Histories, in Two New Memoirs