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Cinema & Media

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'Venus in Fur' by Oscar-winning French director…

Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski's drama comedy 'Venus in Fur' will be shown in Cinema Nouveau nationwide from 15 August 2014 in Joburg (Rosebank), Pretoria (Brooklyn), Cap (V&A Waterfront) and Durban (Gateway).The film, which is based on the play 'Venus…

Science Research

FISH 28 August 2014: Salazar’s Ghosts: global…

Salazar’s Ghosts: global colour lines, decolonizations and entangled histories of race, ca. 1960-1965 Caio Simões de Araújo PHD Candidate, University of Geneva Historiographies of African decolonization have been reductive in at least two ways. First,…

Arts & culture

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Les Nuits (The Nights) by French choreographer…

Lavish, sensual and enchanting ballet!Inspired by One Thousand and One Nights 2 & 3 Sept at 20:00 the Joburg Theatre / PG13Tickets R100 / Block bookings (10 or more) R70 / Students R50as part of Dance Umbrella at the Johannesburg Arts Alive International…

Books

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French authors at the 2014 Open Book Festival

Fugard Theatre | Cape Town 17 – 21 September 2014 Five days of Cape Town at its most literary – the books, the authors, the ideas…not to be missed. With 150 events over five days at different interesting venues throughout the City of Cape Town, the Open Book…

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    FISH 18 August 2014: Historical Outlook on French-South African Relations (1958-1974)

    Historical Outlook on French-South African Relations (1958-1974) Anna Konieczna Researcher at Sciences Po Paris Despite constant historiographical progress, historical research works on French foreign policy in Africa in the post-colonial period, focus almost…
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    CAB 2014 African Tour - Short Documentary Contest!

    Show the world an original and singular portrait of your city through the CAB globe trotters musicians. From 15 September to 28 November 2014, CAB, the musical trio from Carribean, Africa and Brazil will stop off in your city during its African tour. South…
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    WITHOUT WORDS in Women’s Month

    The Power of Dance | Talkshop | Open DiscussionWed 13 August at 18:00 | French Institute of South AfricaFollowed by wine and cheeseFree | Bookings essential on comm.culture@ifas.org.za Photos: left to right: Without Words Talkshop #1 Photo Launge Sorensen;…
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    French presence at the 25th Congress of the Union of International Architects in Durban

    The 25th Congress of the Union of International Architects (UIA) is in full swing in Durban. Among the many events forming part of the programme of this largest gathering of architects, the French projects include: - In_Through uShintsho | 2-8 Augusta…
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    Concours Mondoblog-RFI

    Le mardi 1er juillet 2014 Radio France Internationale et France 24, en partenariat avec l’Institut français et l’Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, lancent leur concours annuel afin de recruter 150 nouveaux blogueurs sur la plateforme Mondoblog.…

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Concours Mondoblog-RFI

Le mardi 1er juillet 2014 Radio France Internationale et France 24, en partenariat avec l’Institut français et l’Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, lancent leur concours annuel afin de recruter 150 nouveaux blogueurs sur la plateforme Mondoblog.…

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