Wed Sep 2
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Friends of History Lecture Series (Online)
The French in New Mexico - Four Centuries of Exploration,Adventure, and Influence
Please join Francois-Marie Patorni, an independent scholar specializing in the history of the French-speaking people in New Mexico and the American southwest, as he shares on the history of the French, French Canadians, and other French-speaking people in New Mexico, which includes the last 400 years and covers all regions of New Mexico. After introducing the speaker’s quest for the French in New Mexico, we will remember the lives of a few of the most influential, unusual, or colorful individuals uncovered through stories of love and death, chases and hunts, and ...