McTyeire Fireside Chat
McTyeire Fireside Chat: “Adventures of a Parisienne in Chicago: Impressions of the City and of the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition”
With Mary Beth Raycraft, PhD, Senior Lecturer in French
Mary Beth Raycraft will discuss her recent translation of Madame Léon Grandin’s 1894 memoir of her ten-month stay in Chicago. This lively account reveals an unusual cross-cultural journey through late nineteenth-century Paris, Chicago and New York.
When: Thursday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m.
Where: McTyeire International House, Fireside Lounge