French and Italian Cities Lectures
"Paris: The Pulse of the City"
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Paris is known for its monuments and historical sites, but the city's real life is in its streets. Join Professor Florence Vatan of the UW-Madison Department of French and Italian, as she explores how writers and artists have portrayed the protests, urban design, café culture and creative experimentation that have defined the Parisian street, From the French Revolution to the current day.
Free and open to the public