Celebrating 100 years of Oxford Bookstore

Date –  27-29 November On the occasion of 100 years of Oxford Bookstore, Jérôme Petit, from the Manuscripts department of the National Library of France and an expert on the history of the Indian written heritage, manuscripts and printed books, Thibaut d’Hubert, a French historian and specialist on Middle Bengali poetry and the literary history of Bengal, will be in conversation with Selvam Thorez, Director of Alliance française de Chittagong and a local Bengali expert…

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VOW Festival 2020

IFI will participate to VOW Festival 2020. 3 sessions are scheduled the 21st of November 1 : Documentary screening : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7JTILp1APyo + conversation with Samuel Berthet, French historian and Director of AF Hyderabad and Dr Sanjeev Chopra 2 : Translation workshop with Alain Desoulières, a specialist of Urdu and Hindi (format 1 hour: 10 min clip of a book adaptation + 40 min workshop + 10 min Q & A / free of charge on : literary…

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Stage pédagogique national déconcentré – Bombay 2020

FORMATION PÉDAGOGIQUE EN LIGNE  Stage pédagogique national déconcentré – Bombay 2020 EN PRIORITÉ POUR LES ENSEIGNANTS DES ÉTATS  DU MAHARASHTRA, DE GOA, DU MADHYA PRADESH, DU GUJARAT ET DU CHATTISGARH « LA GRAMMAIRE AUTREMENT»  Université de Bombay, Département de Français, Centre de Formation FLE Vendredi 30 et samedi 31 Octobre 2020 Appel à Candidature Bénéficiaires Le stage est consacré à la pédagogie du français langue étrangère. – Il s’adresse en priorité aux enseignants n’ayant pas ou peu…

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Virtual Choose France Tour 2020

Register now to be part of the first-ever virtual Choose France Tour! On 6-7 November 2020, dozens of French schools and institutions will gather to meet you on a virtual platform. For two days, schools will present their graduate, post-graduate and doctoral programs. This includes management and engineering schools, public universities, and specialized schools in hospitality and arts. Each institution will have its own booth and will be reachable by WhatsApp. From the safety of your home, you get a unique opportunity for one-on-one meetings with…

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Reflecting Residencies Conference

The Institut Français is partnering with Arts en résidence – a network and platform for artist residency providers in France, for the first edition of the Reflecting Residencies Conference which will be held on 22nd & 23rd October at Le Carreau du Temple in Paris. The event brings together more than 40 professionals, artists, representatives of structures, and international networks for two days of round tables workshops and artistic creations. The objective of this conference…

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La Fête de l’animation

Institut Français brings cinema to the world, for every audience and every age! 2 feature films and 11 French and African short movies will be accessible online, free of charge, and without registration: – Adama by Simon Rouby – Yellowbird by Christian de Vita – Tales of Africa – 6 short animated films made in different African countries: Shamazulu, Le Chasseur et l’antilope, Malika et la sorcière, Le Cadeau, Les Trois vérités, Le Lutteur –…

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“France – India” Digital Library

Since 2015, the National Library of France – BnF is engaged in a shared digitalisation programme together with heritage institutions in France and abroad. Based on the idea of promoting digitally content as a way to give access to a shared heritage, these projects promote the creation of digital libraries. “France – India” digital library will bring together digital documentary corpora which bear witness to the relations between France and India, but also to the…

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Pistes de réflexions pour réussir en tant qu’enseignant de français

The journey of a teacher is filled with all kinds of good and bad experiences and most of these prove to be crucial in the development of their careers. It gives them the opportunity to establish their identity as teachers. This event brought out exchanges of ideas and experiences between French teachers. Mr. Eric Perrotel, Attaché for Cooperation in French Language at the French Institute, discussed the steps involved to taste success as a French…

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