The Basque Country is one region. It has seven provinces. Four are in Spain and three are in France.
Learn about the distinctive history and culture of the French Basques, as well as shared elements with the Spanish Basques.
Presentation explores the history of the Basques and their migration and settlement in the American West. Politics, economics, language, folklore, dance, music, and gastronomy are other areas that will be explored.
Presented by Professor John Ysursa of Boise State University and our resident expert, Meggan Laxalt Mackey.
This Educational Presentation is FREE and open to the public. Light drinks and refreshments will be provided.