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Happy Arty Wednesday with Bernard Thomasson
French Arts Associates in partnership with Le Centre de la Francophonie de la Floride et des Caraïbes invite you to join us for a Happy Arty Wednesday, August 9th from 6:30 pm at the Butterfly Ball.
For this first Happy Arty Wednesday, we are welcoming well-known French journalist and writer, Bernard Thomasson.
For this friendly and open exchange, Bernard Thomasson will talk about its last book “Les Fantômes du 3eme étage” (editions Le Seuil) which story takes place in Miami.
About Bernard Thomasson
Bernard Thomasson is a French journalist; he is the Deputy Editor-in-Chief at France Info and he is the anchor of a radio program that gives the spotlight on culture, and has also a dedicated program on the history of French cuisine.
He has published 4 books: Ma Petite Française (2011, éd. Le Seuil), Un été sans alcool (2014, éd. Le Seuil), 42 km 195 (2015, éd. Flammarion), Les Fantômes du 3ème étage (2017, éd. Le Seuil).
He also is on the jury of poetry prizes including Nikos Gatsos, Prix Poésie de la Vocation and, Prix Méditerranée.
Bernard Thomasson is an avid sportsman who plays basketball and has run 18 marathons.
His website (in French) http://bernardthomasson.com/
About Le Centre de la Francophonie de la Floride et des Caraïbes
Le Centre de la Francophonie de la Floride et des Caraïbes (CFFC)’s mission is to promote francophonie in order to bring together all communities and support all person, groups, communities, solidarities, and officials of francophones countries abroad. The CFFC develops partnerships, supports innovative and structuring projects linked to society at stake and spreads information linked to Francophonie and its communities.
More information on their website http://francophoniefloride.org/