French Students attend performance by world renowned Senagalese Dancer, Germaine Acogny.

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Profs. Ramakrishnan (French) and Swanson (Dance/Theater) traveled with students to NYC on Sept. 28 to see a solo performance in French of, “Somewhere at the Beginning” by the acclaimed Senegalese dancer, Germaine Acogny.  Acogny's choreographed dances braid African history (Senegal) with her own personal story to recount powerful stories . The performance was a part of the “BRIDGING: An International Dialogue on Diversity and Inclusion in the Arts” launched by French Institute Alliance Française and The Edmond de Rothschild Foundation as part of Crossing the Line Festival 2016