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S’adapter: Another Goncourt winner at Club de Lecture, AF Hyderabad

CLUB DE LECTURE : September Huddle of Club de Lecture, the Book Club of Alliance Française of Hyderabad will convene on Google Meet -link will be shared on Club Français Telegram group). Join us at 2pm on September 30th.   We will be discussing <<S’adapter>> by Clara Dupont-Monod . It is the recipient of Prix Femina, Prix Goncourt des Lycéens …

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Goncourt Prize winning book for July’s Book Club Huddle at AF Hyderabad

July Huddle of Club de Lecture, the Book Club of Alliance Française of Hyderabad is going to be the first one in Hybrid mode (Offline at AF Hyderabad and online on Zoom-link will be shared on Club Français Telegram group). Join us at 2pm on July 26th. The book we have chosen is <<Petit Pays>> by Rwandan-French writer, rapper Gaël …

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Cypher Hours partners with Alliance Française of Hyderabad for Fête de la Musique

The country’s unique and biggest dance, music, arts and cultural festival, “CypherHours”, will be held at Prism, Hyderabad’s largest club, on 25th & 26th June, 2022. Founded by Faria Abdullah, Raj Janagam and Harsha Maheshwari, the event’s 11th edition has already reached 3 million people. The event provides a platform to national and international dance styles, graffiti artists, DJs, beatboxers, …

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Science Beyond Borders: the saga of Indo French scientific cooperation

Bertrand Zadoc-Kahn (left) with Satyendra Nath Bose in Paris (1924–25). Both were friends and Bertrand Zadoc-Kahn introduced Satyendra Nath Bose to many other French personalities. Source: https://newweb.bose.res.in/Prof.S.N.Bose-Archive/ The Science Beyond Borders exhibition showcases the shared scientific history of Indo-French collaborations. Curated by Institut Français en Inde and its partners, the exhibition has been conceived specifically for this edition of Bonjour …

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Rare French Cartographs on display at Hyderabad

Cartographier L’Inde: Cartographic Journey of the French in India An exhibition by Kalakriti Archives Curated by Supriya Lahoti Gandhi & Prshant Lahoti Inauguration by M. Thierry Berthelot, Consul General of France in Bangalore, Mr. Prshanth Lahoti and Ms. Supriya Lahoti Gandhi, curators of the exhibition and co-curators of Kalakriti Art Gallery. on 2 June 2022, 6.30 pm at Novotel Hyderabad …

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Hyderabad to time-travel to 1970’s France

Long hair, moustaches, discos, and more! That’s 1970s France for you. Prepare to time travel with a ‘Trip To France’ in the ’70s, right here in Hyderabad with #BonjourIndia , through the lens of Prof. Parmanand Dalwadi and discover the influence of legendary French photo-journalist Cartier-Bresson on his art. This exhibition focuses on Dalwadi’s journey to France in the 70s …

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Elektrik to electrify the Hyderabad dance scene

Elektrik by Blanca Li Co is a unique choreography, coupled with electro music infused with baroque influences that guarantees to transport you to a graphic world where dancers create optical illusions with their kaleidoscopic movements. As a dance form, electro was invented in the suburbs of Paris in the 2000s. The unique dance style has continuously evolved since then to …

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A Selection of Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival at Hyderabad

Since its inception, dance has been highlighted by the seventh art, the pioneers of cinema having all used it (the Lumière brothers, Méliès, Alice Guy, Pathé). What could be more natural! Cinema and dance have the distinctiveness of questioning and constantly renewing our relationship to space and time through movement. The Let’s Dance! retrospective consists of films handpicked by the …

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