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MOSCOW: Partner's Event: Canada Day at Francotheque

  • 03 Jul 2017
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Frankoteka in the Library of Foreign Literature, Nikoloyamskaya Str. 1, Moscow (2nd floor)


Dear Friends,

Francotheque would like to inform you that on July 1, Canada turns 150! We congratulate Canada and its people with the occasion, and are going to arrange a special event to celebrate this holiday. We will have something to see, something to listen to and something to taste!

http://libfl.ru/ru/event/den-kanady-vo-frankoteke

The whole day you can enjoy the visual installation with audio accompaniment by Canadian photographer Neil Dankoff, dedicated to the town of Banff and Jaspe district http://www.neildankoff.com/!/page/268174/jasper-banff 

Banff national Park has the status of a monument of world heritage of UNESCO as one of the most beautiful places on Earth!

At 9:00 pm you will have an opportunity to attend a lecture "Canada in a global world: a question of national identity" by Konstantin Romanov, a Russian scholar, author of articles and tutorial "Introduction to Canadian Studies", who will share his opinion on national identity in Canada based on the recent research literature and his own experiences obtained during scientific training and travels in Canada.

Language - Russian 

20:00 Aperitif. Tasting canadian wine

Admission is free. Please register in advance at https://francotheque-events.timepad.ru/event/516846/ 

ABOUT: 

Francotheque  is a single cultural center of French-speaking countries. The mission of Frankoteka is to promote international cooperation, providing access to the cultural heritage of French-speaking countries and to strengthen their cultural ties with Russia. The center provides library and information services and organizes many cultural events.