The American Friends of Blérancourt Present: Lecture & Book-signing for 'The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered'

The American Friends of Blérancourt Present: Lecture & Book-signing for 'The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered'

March 31, 2015  6:30pm Lecture and book signing at the

French Consulate in NY , 934 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY

The American Friends of Blérancourt are celebrating their 30th anniversary!

In honor of the occasion, The American Friends of Blérancourt are pleased to welcome Professor and author Laura Auricchio to speak about her recently acclaimed biography The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered.  

Professor Auricchio is from the New School in New York, and will be joined by Professor and curator of the Lafayette exhibition at Cornell University,Laurent Ferrito discuss the perception of Lafayette  viewed by the Americans and viewed by the French - a surprising difference of opinion!

Book signing and reception to follow the lecture. No charge for members and invited guests.

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Please rsvp as soon as possible to blerancourt@rcn.com or call 212 725-5380.

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