French Day at Expo 2020 – March 20th

20 March, 2022

On 20 March 2022, FLE and French Studies Departments have celebrated the French day at Expo 2020 in parternship with the French Institute, the Alliance française, the OIF and the United Arabic Emirates University whereby students have taken part to different activities. Students have engaged in animated francophone chatbots about “French taste”; others have welcomed visitors at Francophone Pavilions and last but not least Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi students performed with UAEU students an extract from a theatrical play (Jean Anouilh’s Antigone) along with French songs and various poetic readings from French Literature on the Sea Stage near the French Pavilion