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Tour De France Lecture Series

France is so much more than Paris. While the City of Light is spectacular, many other regions are equally charming and also filled with history, art, and delicious cuisine. Join Dr. Elizabeth New Seitz, an expert on French language and culture, to explore the unique character of France's diverse regions from Normandy to Provence, and Bordeaux to Burgundy. Participants will receive an inclusive study guide to accompany each session along with top sights to see, places to visit, not-to-miss museums and cultural events, hotel and restaurant suggestions, and more. Immerse yourself in the unique riches ofFrance's distinctive regions, andleave wanting more; Dr. Seitz will share recommendations for further reading and films to enhance your understanding of each area profiled in the course.

Register for the complete series at a discounted rate, or attend individual sessions.

Session 1: Introduction to the Geography of France. Paris, the Ile de France, and Champagne

Session 2: Normandy, Brittany and the Loire Valley

Session 3: Burgundy, Jura and the Alps

Session 4: Provence, the Riviera, and Corsica

Session 5: Southwest France: Bordeaux, Medoc, and the Pyrenees


Courses in this package
Tour de France 1: Introduction to the Geography of France, Paris, Ile de France, and Champagne (March 24, 2014)
Tour de France 2: Normandy, Brittany and the Loire Valley (March 31, 2014)
Tour de France 3: Burgundy, Jura, and the Alps (April 7, 2014)
Tour de France 4: Provence, the Riviera, and Corsica (April 14, 2014)
Tour de France 5: Southwest France: Bordeaux, Medoc, and the Pyrenees (April 21, 2014)


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