and the Absurd  


Join us for an introduction to Camus and the Absurd ahead of our French Theater October presentation of Camus' "La Chute".

Camus and The Absurd

Kimberly Blessing, PhD, Professor of Philosophy, Buffalo State

16 September 2019, 6:00-8:00pm

204 Rockwell Hall

Buffalo State College

This will be an introductory lecture and discussion of Camus’ Myth of Sisyphus, in preparation for the upcoming play, La Chute, by Albert Camus.

This discussion will presuppose no previous knowledge of, or training in, philosophy. It is open to everyone and we will proceed at a pace that the group finds comfortable. Discussion will be in English, with references made to the English text. Please email Dr. Blessing and she can send you the English and French text.


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Live French Theatre in Buffalo

October 17, 2019


At: SUNY Buffalo State 

"La Chute"

By Albert Camus

La Chute (The Fall)  is a theatrical piece in French by Compagnie Caravague, Paris 

(The performance includes English surtitles) 

More information coming soon


French Cocktail Hour

Join us on the

The 3rd Friday of each month from 5:30 - 7:30pm

We meet at a new location each month.

September 20

Providence Social 

490 Rhode Island St.  

Buffalo, NY 14213

Contact Person:

Marine Vienney

AFB Members and 

non-members welcome

Next Month:

October 18

November 15

Cercle de Lecture 

French Book Club

Join us on the

The 4th Wednesday of each month from 7:00 - 8:30pm

For a French Book Club.

Next meeting:

September 25, 2019

we will discuss this years theatrical piece "La Chute" by Albert Camus 

This is in preparation for the October 17th performance. 

Note: Must be an

AFB Member

to attend

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