MoWC will host free journalist talk Wednesday

MoWC will host free journalist talk Wednesday

WOONSOCKET – The Museum of Work & Culture, 42 South Main St., will welcome journalist Patrick White for a free talk titled “The Exodus of French Canadians to New England: the Story Behind the Story” on Wednesday, March 18, at 7 p.m.

White is a professor of journalism at the University of Quebec at Montreal. He has also founded the Quebec edition of Huffington Post and managed it from 2011 to 2018. Prior to that, White was chief news editor of Canada’s largest news portal Canoe.ca; chief news editor at the Quebec City daily Le Journal de Québec; deputy chief news editor at The Canadian Press news agency, as well as Reuters correspondent for seven years and field producer for the CTV National News in Quebec City.

The event is organized in collaboration with The Québec Delegation in Boston.

Refreshments will be served. Register for the talk by emailing mowc@rihs.org.