Cultural activities


2016 - 2017 CALENDAR

March 1, 2017: LES BELLES SOIRÉES DE L'UNIVERSITÉ DE MONTRÉAL - See, touch, feel and learn: curiosity cabinets as an education strategy 
Lecture by historian Évelyne Ferron (in French) on the history and origin of cabinets of curiosities and the most famous collectors. Buy your tickets at: bellessoirees.umontreal.ca   

April 13, 2017: From Iroquoia to Marseille: Ouréhouaré, an Iroquois spy aboard the galleys of Louis XIV (1687-1689)
 
Lecture by historian Laurent Busseau (in French) about the unique experience of an aboriginal man sent to work as a slave in the Mediterranean galleys of the Sun King in the late 17th century. Buy your tickets at: bellessoirees.umontreal.ca.