The Mémère Project is dedicated to the memory of Claudia Breton Émond, who departed this earth 25 years ago today. Je me souviens, mémère.
Mémère Project founder Nick Lucey (2nd from left) with (from left to right) Tony Brinkley, Lisa Desjardins Michaud and Jacob Albert of the University of Maine’s Franco-American Centre Franco-Américain. The center was founded in 1972 by Franco-American students and community volunteers. It’s purpose is to introduce and integrate the Maine, regional and U.S. Franco-American Fact in post-secondary academe. For more information, visit their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/FrancoAmericanCentre
Mémère Project founder Nick Lucey with Juliana L’Heureux, who has been writing about Maine’s Franco-American culture since 1988. Juliana’s articles have appeared in several publications, including the Portland Press Herald, University of Maine Franco-American Centre’s Le Forum, and the Lewiston Sun Journal, among others. You can read her blog on the Portland Press Herald site here: http://www.pressherald.com/blogs/FrancoAmerican/Juliana_LHeureux.html.
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