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 | Register here.
- M. Stephanie Chancy
Preserving Cultural and Historical Patrimony: dLOC Partnerships and Collaborations in Haiti
February 25, 2–3 p.m. ET | Register here.
- 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 | Register here.
- 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 | Register here.
- 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 | Register here.
- Quinn Dombrowski
Corpus Hebdo: Building Infrastructure for Multilingual Digital Humanities
May 20, 12–1 p.m. ET | Register here.
- Charlotte Denoël
French Medieval Manuscripts at the BnF: Current Research Programs and Future Perspectives
June 10, 12–1 p.m. ET | Register here.
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: https://www.crl.edu/programs/cifnal.