Tonight’s guests are Christina Selander Bouzouina, directrice of the Alliance Francaise and Alysse Glawe, intern at the Alliance from St. Thomas University. They will speak of The Year in France and they many activities available to the public through the united efforts of several groups: the French-American Chamber of Commerce, the Minnesota International Center along with the Alliance Francaise and others. Christina brings favorite French cd’s. The remainder of the program will be a collection of old and new music from France and French-speaking countries.
Minnesota Secretary of State, Mark Ritchie, is our guest on this program. Mr. Ritchie speaks on the importance of learning foreign languages and of visiting other countries to learn of their cultures and their view of the world.
He also speaks of the duties of the Secretary of State and of his experience in the position.