Document Type

Grant Application

Project/Presentation Title

Franco Performer Series


Franco American Center


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Project Period

FY 2012-2013

Event Sponsor

Cultural Affairs/ Distinguished Lecture Series

Project Abstract/ Summary

The Franco-American Centre and Franco American Studies program are organizing a Franco American artists/performer's series on campus of four prominent Franco American artists. While on campus, the performers will interact with students and faculty; off campus community members will be invited to all events. Susan Poulin will launch the series with a book reading of her new book "Finding your Inner Moose" at the Franco American Centre on October 24,2012 at 6pm. Josée Vachon will conclude the series with a concert at the Franco American Centre on November 3'd. The series will also include a brown bag lunch visit by Michael Parent and by traditional Franco American fiddlers and dancers from Lewiston, ME. Please see supporting documentation for a fulI description of each invitee.