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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, GBH Archives, accessed January 17, 2022,
MLA: “Soiree Franco-Americaine.” 10/29/1976. GBH Archives. Web. January 17, 2022. <>.
APA: Soiree Franco-Americaine. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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