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Soiree Franco-Americaine


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Soiree Franco-Americaine
Program Description

Une grande celebration of the lifestyle and heritage of the Franco-American community in New England. A 90 minute mosaic of conversation, dancing, singing and culture hopping combining to give a wide perspective on the one million Franco-Americans from Canada who’ve moved south of the border. A co-production with WGBY, Springfield.

Celebrates the lifestyle and heritage of French community in New England. Conversation, music, dancing and film material. Commentary by Richard Santerre (teaches French-Canadian Studies, U. Mass.-Amherst).



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Chicago: “Soiree Franco-Americaine,” 10/29/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 23, 2020, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B9BF9C6CF8184EB48113197E3FFF6BB8.
MLA: “Soiree Franco-Americaine.” 10/29/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 23, 2020. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B9BF9C6CF8184EB48113197E3FFF6BB8>.
APA: Soiree Franco-Americaine. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B9BF9C6CF8184EB48113197E3FFF6BB8
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