News from the Alliance française d'Atlanta

LA FÊTE DU ROSÉ

The Alliance Française partners with La Fête du Rosé to bring a new taste of France to Atlanta. La Fête du Rosé is a celebration of all things Rosé, including the wines, champagne, and lifestyle. Attendees adorned in their finest pink and white attire will indulge in wine, champagne, frosé and rosé cocktails while enjoying DJs and live music, picnic baskets of food curated by Chef Kelis.Saturday, May 5, 2018 • 12pm-8pm • Atlanta, GA • Historic Fourth Ward Park

EDUCATION

Language Proficiency Exams:

           DELF:

Written Exam:

           A1 | June 11th 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm

           A2 |  June 11th 1200 pm – 1:20 pm

           B1 | June 12th 12:00 pm – 1:45 pm

           B2 | June 12th 12:00pm – 2:30 pm

           DALF

Written Exam:

           C1 | June 14th 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

           C2 | June 15th 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm

CONFERENCES

Darius Beasley, a teacher at Alliance Francaise, is presenting conference style discussions throughout the month of May. These conferences are aimed at people interested in knowing more about the building blocks of  contemporary French society, French politics, and Social movements? Admission to the conferences: Members - Free, Non Members - $10

 Exceptional French Women 1 | mercredi 16 mai | 19h00 à 20h30

From Simone de Beauvoir to Simone Veil let’s take a look at the “movers and shakers” of the Women’s Rights/Feminist movement. Let’s discuss the Who, When, Why and, of course, What their impact on French society was and is.

Exceptional French women 2 | vendredi 25 mai | 19h00 à 20h30

Another look at the “movers and shakers” of the Women’s Rights/Feminist movement in France. But this time let’s discuss the Women who had an impact but were not of French origin ; women that worked for the greater good of a nation that would later become theirs.

Trouble in paradise – BUMIDOM | mercredi 30 mai | 19h00 à 20h30

 A look at one of the most influential policy changes that transformed the interaction between Metropolitan France and its département d’outre-mer (DOM - Overseas departments).

Case 1 - Martinique/Guadeloupe

Case 2 - Réunion

New Wave cinema | vendredi 1er juin | 19h00 à 21h30 (choix du film à déterminer au plus vite pour le flyer)

Truffaut, Varga, Godard...If these names ring a bell - or don't - g. We will talk about the classic films of the movement, the directors, influences, restraints, innovations, and everything else that "floats our boat "on the New Wave.

LA FÊTE DU DRAPEAU

Friday, May 18, 2018 @ 7:00pm

A celebration of 200 years of Haitian History. Join us at Alliance Francaise as special guests Barbara Guillaume and Krys as we take you on a cultural trip via music, foods, and art. Beautiful Haitian Arts will be sold in a silent auction to help support Barbara in her effort to stop girls trafficking in Haiti and HOPE Make A Teacher Smile Summer Institute in Haiti.
Cost: Members: $20, Non Members $30

SUMMER CAMPS AT ALLIANCE FRANCAISE

 Registration for Summer camps is now open for both the Alliance Francaise of Atlanta Locations. Give your child an edge in school by immersing them in French this summer. Our small classes will boost their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills at any level. All camps are Monday through Friday from 9:30am - 4:00pm.

 For more information and registration, visit afatl.com

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