Saturday 10th edit:
Additionnal events have been scheduled for Sunday:
– in Austin: March from noon departing in front of the Capitol More details and RSVP on Facebook.
– in Houston: Tribute to the victims at 5PM at Sam Houston Park – The Heritage Society More details and RSVP on Facbeook.
Following the first gatherings in Houston and New Orleans to honor the twelve victims of the attack against French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in the immediate aftermath of the assault, Français du Monde South Central proposed two others in Austin and Dallas, in order to affirm our freedom of speech, the ineffectiveness of such acts of terror and France’s secularism.
Here are the details:
– Austin: from 6PM on Friday Jan. the 9th at Café Crème, 1834 E Oltorf St. More details and RSVP on Facebook.
– Dallas: from 3PM on Saturday Jan. the 10th at ENO’s Pizza Tavern, 407 N Bishop Ave. More details and RSVP on Facebook.
Dallas’ Alliance française has planned another gathering for a minute of silence this Friday from 5PM (minute of silence at 5:30PM) at Campbell Green Park.
French artist Mr D is creating a new masterpiece about the attack in his Houston studio and should open the process to the public over the weekend. Check out his Facebook page to keep up with his news!