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Summer 2015 Zarb Study Abroad Opportunities

Zarb has many study abroad options. The full list of programs and their details may be found at www.hofstra.edu/Academics/Colleges/Zarb/zarb_abroad.html.

For summer 2015, this post features two UNDERGRADUATE study abroad programs: one in Germany and the other in France. 468 more words

Zarb Means Business

Film "Creating Comoria" gets its own blog!

“CREATING COMORIA – a documentary on the Franco-Comorian music group Afropa in Marseilles” – the film which resulted from our audiovisual fieldwork conducted before the official start of research project POCUTRAS has been shown in Bayreuth in June 2014, in Vienna in October 2014, at various occasions in Marseille in winter 2014/15 and recently parts of the film have been shown as part of a presentation at a conference in Innsbruck (March 2015). 105 more words


MURDER! Prosecutor Brice Robin: Not an accident! Volentary - Germanwings Flight 9525 Co-Pilot ANDREAS LUBITZ Took Down Plane INTENTIONALLY

Marseilles, France: French prosecutor Brice Robin stated in a live press conference that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, 28, deliberately pressed the button to bring down the plane. 64 more words


A Beer Postcard from Marseilles - Fietje, Cave à bières

One of the Thirstyboys recently had the opportunity to visit Marseilles on the south coast of France. They had craft beer there…

According to our French craft beer advisors, the term Fietje is an onomatopoeia, and has been coined to mean the sound of beer can at the moment you open it. 138 more words



Last Friday I hopped on the TGV (high-speed train) after work to take the train to Marseilles. My friend picked me up at Gare Saint-Charles as he always does, and we caught up on the drive to his place. 577 more words


cooking french with you, my love -- a poem

a thousand directions, just within eyesight

steps through unknown paths

leading to brilliance, illumination, and love

and now we walk Parisian footpaths

with a wine tingled warmness… 87 more words