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Events and Conferences: SFU History Presents - Media Explosions - The Spectacle of France's First Atomic Tests in the Algerian Sahara, 1960-2014

March 11, 2015
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Part of the Department of History's 2014-2015 lecture series, This Just In: History and the Headlines

 Media Explosions: The Spectacle of France's First Atomic Tests in the Algerian Sahara, 1960-2014

Roxanne Panchasi is an Associate Professor of History at SFU. Her book, Future Tense: The Culture of Anticipation in France Between the Wars, examines representations of the future and the futuristic between 1918 and 1939. She is also the host of New Books in French Studies, a monthly podcast featuring interviews with scholars of France and the Francophone world about their latest books. 

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