14 Mar 2008 Laval is a French language university in Québec City, which is 95% French-speaking. It's the university of Lucien Bouchard. But English is the language of scholarly research, explained the professor. You had to be able to read and write in English, whether you were a separatist or a federalist, a communist
Alexandre François, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique / French National Centre for Scientific Research, Langues et Civilisations à Tradition Orale Department, Faculty Member. Studies Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, and Historical.