Announcing the Spring CIFNAL Speaker Series

Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Samantha Abrams -

CIFNAL’s Engaging Francophone Partners Working Group is pleased to share details of its upcoming Speaker Series, which aims to connect CIFNAL members and interested parties with vendors, librarians, scholars, and bibliographers in the area of French and Francophone studies. Featuring a wide range of perspectives, the Speaker Series will offer attendees an opportunity to hear from colleagues on emerging topics and projects.  

Scheduled talks (and registration links) are below: 

  • Clovis Gladstone 
    Computational Approaches to Textual Scholarship: the ARTFL Project’s French Digital Collections 
    February 4, 12–1 p.m. ET 
  • M. Stephanie Chancy 
    Preserving Cultural and Historical Patrimony: dLOC Partnerships and Collaborations in Haiti 
    February 25, 2–3 p.m. ET 
  • Darlene Hull (Libros de Barlovento) 
    Plein de Défis: a Book Vendor’s Experience Acquiring Library Materials from Haiti 
    March 4, 2–3 p.m. ET  
  • Jérémie Roche (CAIRN), Julie Therizols (OpenEdition), and Emilie Chouinard (Erudit) 
    The Future of Electronic Publishing in France and Francophone Canada 
    March 28, 12–1 p.m. ET 
  • Nathan H. Dize 
    Translating Haiti in the Archives of Predominantly White Institutions and Historically Black Colleges and Universities 
    April 15, 12–1 p.m. ET  
  • Quinn Dombrowski 
    Corpus Hebdo: Building Infrastructure for Multilingual Digital Humanities 
    May 20, 12–1 p.m. ET 
  • Charlotte Denoël 
    French Medieval Manuscripts at the BnF: Current Research Programs and Future Perspectives 
    June 10, 12–1 p.m. ET 

Founded in 2006, the Collaborative Initiative for French Language Collections promotes and facilitates the cooperative exchange of ideas and resources between Francophone and North American research libraries. For more information, see:  

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