The New Haven chapter of an international organization promoting French language and culture.
15-16 Avril 2016. Yale French Graduate Conference on Displacements/ Déplacement. Keynote speaker Andrea Goulet will speak on Friday, the 15th at 4:35 pm. For additional information see the conference web site: https://displacementsyalegradconference 2016.wordpress.com/home/
28 April 2016, 4 pm. "Proust and Bourdieu, Distinction and Form". Michael Lucey, Professor of French and Comparative Literature, U. C. Berkeley. Yale French Dept. 82-90 Wall St., 3rd Floor, New Haven.
21 May 2016 3pm. Join the Alliance Française of New Haven for My Paris, a new musical about the life and times of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, the artist who captured the gaiety, color, and heartbreak of Monmartre, Le Can-Can, and the world of Le Moulin Rouge. Inhabited by the colorful people he painted, this is the story of a great artist who loved a world that never quite loved him back.Please reference The Alliance Française of New Haven or the code word: Française when booking tickets. Discounted tickets for My Paris are only on Saturday, May 21st at 3pm for $25 each. The seats will be in Sections A,B,F or G which are our side sections. Max 2 tickets per order. This discount will not be available online and tickets must be purchase either in person or over the phone at (203)787-4282 with one of our Audience Services Representatives. This discount is only for the Alliance Française of New Haven members and their guests. We ask that it not be shared outside the membership or meetup group. All tickets will be held under the last name of the purchaser at will call for pick up on the day of the performance.
7-10 Oct. 2016 VOYAGE TO MONTREAL! The Alliance Française of Hartford and the Alliance Française of New Haven are planning a trip to the beautiful city of Montreal Columbus Day week-end, October 7-10. The coach will leave New Haven at 3:00 on Friday and Farmington at 4:00, returning to Hartford at about 9:00 pm (New Haven at 10:00) on Monday. The deposits of $250 are due by April 30 and at that point we will determine if we have enough people to meet our minimum of 25 to make a reasonable cost of $790 per person in doubles. Prometour, a Canadian travel company, has done a wonderful job of organizing our previous trips to Montreal.
Click HERE for more information on the trip and to reserve and pay deposit.
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French Language Courses French classes for Adults!
The Alliance Française of New Haven will offer French adult classes this Spring at the Adult Beginner and Intermediate level. AFH encourages all its members to go back to school to refresh their knowledge of French.
The Beginner French class will meet starting Tuesday, March 1st from 5:45PM-7:45 PM for ten weeks at the AFNH classroom located on Brook Hill Road in Hamden. The Intermediate French class will meet starting Thursday, March 31st for ten weeks at La Bourse (upstairs 4th floor at 839 Chapel Street in New Haven). The adult classes will cost $300.00 (early payment $280). Students must be members of or join Alliance Française.
All classes will be taught by the experienced professors, Yvonne Kolodny and Bill Crochetière.
See the Classes tab for more info and the syllabus for each class.
Voici un club pour les membres qui veulent lire et parler d'un livre en français (reservé pour les gens qui ont un niveau avancé). Nous nous rencontrons à la Maison Mathis (304 Elm St., New Haven) pour discuter d'un roman chaque mois. On discute des thèmes et des idées dans les romans avec le groupe. Téléphone 518-651-4413. Voici la liste et les dates de nos discussions! Les discussions sont de 18h30 aux dates indiquées ci-dessous.
18 Mai 2016 Un aller simple de Didier van Cauwelaert
8 Juin 2016 Les incendies de Wadji Mouawad
Pendant la réunion en Juin nous discuterons les romans pour l'année prochaine.
VILLAGE D'EZE, PROVENCE
Join this Meet-up group every other Sunday morning for fun and French conversation. For more info, click here. À la prochaine réunion:
17 Avril 2016 Panera Bread, 1060 Chapel St., New Haven 10:30am -12:00pm.
Et aussi: 1 Mai; 15 Mai; 29 Mai; 12 Juin; 26 Juin
Here are some upcoming French film festivals in the area:
3-6 Avril 2016: April in Paris at Cinéstudio in Hartford (Trinity College sponsored by Alliance Française de Hartford)
TO JOIN US OR RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP: CLICK HERE!
Federation des Alliances Françaises USA, Inc.: www.afuse.org
Alliance Française de Paris: www.alliancefr.org/en
As a member of the Alliance Française de New Haven (AFNH), you will be part of the largest network of French language and cultural centers in the world. There are 141 Alliance Française chapters in the United States and 1,100 chapters world-wide based in 149 countries using French as their primary or secondary language. Members of the AFNH acquire language skills and develop cultural awareness, which are invaluable assets when traveling or doing business abroad.