The Center for French Colonial Studies 2013 Annual Meeting

Nov 22 2013 - 2:00pm to Nov 24 2013 - 12:00pm

Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum

Austin  Texas

The Center for French Colonial Studies 2013 Annual Meeting will be held in Austin, Texas at the Bullock Texas State History Museum on November 22-24, 2013. This year's conference theme is The Lasting Legacy of René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle from the St. Lawrence River Valley to the Gulf of Mexico and it begins with a special, behind-the-scenes tour of La Belle shipwreck artifacts on Friday afternoon. A host of experts in the field of French Colonial studies will be presenting the latest discoveries relating to the impacts of La Salle's New World explorations. The conference concludes on Sunday with a tour of the French Legation. The public is invited to participate in this rare opportunity. For additional details and to register for this special event, visit http://frenchcolonialstudies.org/annual-meeting/