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Past Episodes: April 2011 Archives

May 1st and 3rd, 2011

Discover a new kind of French, one you won't hear in the classroom.

It's the French you'll find in tweets, chat rooms and text messages.

Find out who speaks it, and what it means for the French language on C'est la vie.

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April 24th and 26th, 2011

IMG_1.JPGDiscover Montreal's first Miss Arabia contest... and the woman behind it.

Zahia Belbachir is a Algerian born Quebecker.

And she was tired of the image of Arab women in the media.

So she came up with the idea of holding a Miss Arabia contest, as a way of changing that image.

miss arabia03.JPGMeet Zahia, and get a peak inside the pageant room.

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Music on this week's program is by Lynda Thalie.

April 17th and 19th, 2011

We've been seeing and hearing Michel Cormier on CBC and Radio-Canada for many years now.

First, as a political journalist from Ottawa and Quebec City, and for the last decade, as a foreign correspondent..

But now, Michel Cormier is coming home.

He's the new Director of Radio-Canada Acadie.

Meet Michel Cormier on C'est la vie.

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