06 novembre, 2006

Francophone Lecture: Léopold Sédar Senghor - Philosopher of African Art

Francophone Lecture:
Léopold Sédar Senghor: Philosopher of African Art
Léopold Sédar Senghor was one of the greatest French-language poets of his time and a co-creator of the concept of Negritude, defined as a literary and artistic expression of the African experience. Souleymane Bachir Diagne, Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Northwestern University who is currently writing a book about Senghor, will discuss the Senegalese poet and statesman.
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Tinker Auditorium
55 East 59th Street
In French
Followed by a Q&A and reception
Members $8
Students $8
Non-Members $12

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