Elizabeth Taft

Library Assistant

Stories and languages have both taken me to far-off places. The resources and support that the French Cultural Center can provide are simply phenomenal!

Bio

Elizabeth has a B.A. in French with a minor in English from Wellesley College and plans to pursue a degree in Library and Information Science. During a year of study at Aix-Marseille Université, she hiked Mont Sainte-Victoire, volunteered at a short film festival, and attended France's largest book fair. Her work at the French Cultural Center combines her love of language and libraries.

Articles by Elizabeth Taft

June is here again, which means National LGBT History Month is in full swing! These stories of family and self-acceptance will resonate with readers of all ages. Gay dads, gay moms, first crushes, boy bears in dresses and princesses in love - you can find them all here!

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It's Cannes season! Missed your invite this year? Have a festival chez vous by screening a past prizewinner from the library!

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January 25th is National Multicultural Children's Book Day! Celebrate by checking out one of these diverse books in French from our library.

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Looking for something new? Check out our new recommendation lists pairing popular English-language books, movies, and shows with French-language titles in our collection that are presque pareils. If you liked one, we bet you’ll like the other!

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Many visitors ask us why the large black letters above our library desk read médiatheque and not bibliothèque. Although we have more than 30,000 books…

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It’s that time of year again: August is here, and the library is closed through Labor Day. What to do when you can’t browse the…

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