Staff and Board


Michael S. Nassaney, Editor Le Journal

Karen Marrero, Book Review Editor

Benn E. Williams, Editor, William L. Potter Publication Series



Richard P. Day, President, Vincennes, IN (2017)

Mark Barbeau, Vice-President, Plano, TX (2017)

Emily Lyons, Secretary, Chester, IL (2017)

Mark Barbeau, Treasurer, Plano, TX (2017)

Board of Directors

Mark Barbeau, Plano, TX (2016)

Ruth A. Bryant, St. Louis, MO (2017)

Anne D. Craver, St. Louis, MO (2018)

Helen Valle Crist, Naples, FL (2017)

Richard P. Day, Vincennes, IN (2017)

Vicki Green, Frankfort, IN (2018)

Misty Jackson, Leslie, MI (2016)

Hank Johnson, Ste. Genevieve, MO (2018)

John W. (Jay) Lottes, Perryville, MO (2016)

Emily Lyons, Chester, IL (2017)

 Terrance J. Martin, Springfield, IL (2018)

Michael S. Nassaney, Kalamazoo, MI (2017)

Sharon Person, Ballwin, MO (2016)

Patricia Rice, St. Louis, MO (2018)

Mark Walczynski, Tonica, IL (2016)

International Advisory Board of Directors

Arnaud Balvay, Paris, France (2016)

Denys Delâge, St-Antoine de Tilly, Québec, Canada (2017)

Robert Englebert, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada (2016)

Joseph Gagné, Québec, QC, Canada (2016)

Gilles Havard, Paris, France (2017)

Guillaume Teasdale, Windsor, Ontario, Canada (2017)

Honorary Directors

Vincent Floriani, Consul Général de France, Chicago, IL

James Mauzé, Jr., Consul Honoraire de France, St. Louis, MO

Eric Marquis, Délégué du Québec, Chicago, IL

Former Presidents                                   

Dennis Au, Evansville, IN

Margaret Brown, Red Bud, IL

Ruth A. Bryant, St. Louis, MO

Fred Fausz, St. Louis, MO

Pierre Lebeau, Naperville, IL

William L. Potter, Palos Hills, IL (deceased)

Neither the editor of Le Journal nor the Center for French Colonial

Studies assumes responsibility for errors of fact or opinions

expressed by the contributors. The editor reserves the right to

refuse submitted material and to edit material prior to publication.


Deadlines to submit announcements: 12/1, 3/1, 6/1,   9/1

All materials for publication should be addressed to:

Michael S. Nassaney

Department of Anthropology

Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5306

Le Journal Email:     Ph: 269-387-3981

CFCS Email:

CFCS Website:

Update Nov 2015


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