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Chandannagar

(shändĕrnägôr`) or

Chandernagore

(chŭn'dərnəgôr`), city (1991 pop. 122,351), West Bengal state, E India, on the Hugli River, a suburb of Kolkata (Calcutta). Founded by the French in 1686, it was of great commercial importance until the 19th cent. It was ceded by France and became part of India in 1951.
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But Chandernagor seems to argue that memory laws should be opposed simply because they are "slapdash"; the speech they prohibit seems secondary.
Spivak connects the Congo not only to Martinique but also to Senegal, Chandernagor (one of the former French enclaves in India), and her own natal region of West Bengal.
Unlike the more- famous French colony of Pondicherry, Chandannagar ( or Chandernagor as it was known then) was never racially segregated.
The plenary sessions featured Robert Burns, Quebec Minister of State for Parliamentary and Electoral Reform, Andre Chandernagor, of the French National Assembly, Floyd Riddick, retired parliamentarian and adviser to the United States Senate, Michael Rush, Professor of Political Science at the University of Exeter and Professor Leon Dion from the Department of Political Science at Laval University.
Participent aux seances plenieres Robert Burns, ministre d'Etat a la Reforme electorale et parlementaire du Quebec, Andre Chandernagor, depute de l'Assemblee nationale francaise, Floyd Riddick, parlementaire a la retraite et conseiller aupres du Senat des Etats-Unis, Michael Rush, professeur de sciences politiques a l'Universite d'Exeter, et Leon Dion, professeur au departement de science politique de l'Universite Lavai.
105) Pierre Nora and Francoise Chandernagor, "Liberte pour l'histoire", (Paris: CNRS editions), 2008 (partially pre-published in Le Figaro, 8 October 2008).
Yet Marsh pays scant attention to the Revolutionary and Napoleonic eras, save glancing references to Etienne de Jouy's Tippo Saeb (1813) and a memoire from the governor of Chandernagor from 1797.
AaAaAa The Goncourt Jury included, Tahar Benjelloun (another Goncourt recipient), FranE*oise Chandernagor, Patrick Rambaud, Michel Tournier, Edmonde Charles-Roux, Robert Sabatier, Jorge Semprun, FranE*oise Mallet-Joris, Bernard Pivot and Didier Decoin.
My personal favourite is the Chandernagor range which has a definite antique look about it.
It has antique style studding and wood turned castor feet ANTIQUE LOOK: The Chandernagor, left, has a definite antique look about it.
Die beskrywing van die historiese romanskryfster Francoise Chandernagor (2002:36) lui soos volg: