Guest Speaker

The Anethaeum of Philadelphia French Lecture Series- Gustave Flaubert

Gustave Flaubert

Le Cercle Francophone: Gustave Flaubert

A native of Alsace-Lorraine, Eric Simonis settled in Pennsylvania in 1990. Simonis is a French lecturer, a private French language instructor, and a tutor at The Lauder Institute of Management and International Studies. He appears monthly at The Athenaeum of Philadelphia where he leads “Le Cercle Francophone d’Histoire”, a group that combines love of the French language and of history. Eric lectures in slow French about a variety of themes that define French culture, human and intellectual achievements. In his upcoming talks, Eric will speak about four legendary French writers.

Arts and Culture
Global Affairs
History and Preservation
Global region
Western Europe