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Cork Lifelong Learning Festival 2016

By |March 29th, 2016|Previous Events|

AFCork are proud to take part yet again this year in Cork’s Lifelong Learning Festival, which promotes and celebrates learning of all kinds, across all ages, interests and abilities.

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27th Cork French Film Festival

By |February 22nd, 2016|News, Previous Events|

Under the patronage of his Excellency, Michael D.Higgins, President of Ireland. The 27th Cork French Film Festival lights up the silver screen with a programme bursting with vitality from a host of dynamic young French filmmakers.

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Hold the Front Page! Irish Politics and French Press: an Illustrated Presentation

By |November 5th, 2015|Previous Events|

A talk by Prof. Grace Neville Venue: Alliance Française de Cork Galerie Date: Wednesday 25th November 2015 Time: 6.30pm People in Ireland are generally unaware of the deep interest in Ireland and in Irish politics that existed in France especially from the nineteenth century onwards. This fascination peaked at various points, most notably the Great […]

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The Significance of the 2015 Myanmar/Burma Elections for Europe and Beyond

By |November 3rd, 2015|Previous Events|

A talk by Dr. Mary Murphy, UCC Venue: Alliance Française de Cork Galerie Date: Wednesday 11th November 2015 Time: 6.30pm Myanmar (also called Burma) has endured decades of brutal military rule and has been marred by ethnic conflict in its regions and on its borders. The military regime which has dominated the governance of Myanmar since the latter […]

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Mina Tindle – Sounds From A Safe Harbour

By |September 10th, 2015|Previous Events|

Friday 18th September 2015 Time: 7pm – 9pm Venue: Crane Lane Theatre, Phoenix Street, Cork Alliance Française de Cork is proud to support  Sounds from a Safe Harbour Festival live music event by Mina Tindle.  […]

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Cork Culture Night 2015

By |September 10th, 2015|News, Previous Events|

Friday 18th September 2015 6pm – 11pm Alliance Française de Cork is pleased to take part in Cork Culture Night again this year. This year we celebrate music and art brought to you by young Corkonians: 8pm Live instrumental performance by talented Irish and Moroccan musicians (vocals, xylophone, saxophone and […]

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Vive la France!

By |July 1st, 2015|Previous Events|

Café Français à la Galerie, kindly supported by The River Lee Hotel. Drop in to Alliance Française de Cork for a francophone morning Tuesday 14th July 2015 10.30am-12.30pm French ambiance, readings, French music and flowing conversation à la française over café et croissants. […]

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12th Cork Lifelong Learning Festival

By |March 23rd, 2015|Previous Events|

Monday March 23 to Sunday March 29, 2015 Cork’s Lifelong Learning Festival promotes and celebrates learning of all kinds, across all ages, interests and abilities, from pre-school to post retirement. The festival’s motto is Investigate, Participate, Celebrate, and the public can do that by watching demonstrations, trying out skills, and seeing others, from the young to the old, show off what they are learning. Events at Alliance Française de Cork  (admission free, all welcome): […]

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Call for Volunteers – 26th Cork French Film Festival

By |January 20th, 2015|Previous Events|

1st – 8th March 2015 If you are interested in cinema and have some free time, join 26th Cork French Film Festival volunteer team! Positions include but are not limited to: Technical support, festival film production team, marketing, social media support, welcoming, ushering, and others. Volunteers attend film screenings for free! […]

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The Presence of France in the Irish Literary Imagination

By |November 17th, 2014|Previous Events|

A talk by Thomas McCarthy, Poet Venue: Alliance Française de Cork Galerie Date: Wednesday 26th November 2014 Time: 6.30pm The idea of France, it’s emotional depth and presence, has been a permanent feature of the Irish sense of self, both political and literary. It has been said that more than a quarter of a million Irishmen fought in the armies of France between 1600 and 1750; and […]

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