This week's literary news feature French children's novels stats in the US, a government reshuffle, treasures to protect, a journal and a book reviews, and ideas to develope francophone literature.
Interview with Florent Masse, Senior Lecturer, French and Italian Department at Princeton University, curator of Seuls en Scène festival and Director of the Student Theater Workshop L’Avant Scène.
Marion Aubert's play, DEBACLES, was presented at the Lark Play Development Center on June 3, 2014, as part of HOTINK at the Lark, an international play reading series. Following the premiere, a representative of the French Cultural Services sat down with Marion to talk about her experiences as a French author here in the Unites States.
The eighth edition of the French Institute Alliance Francaise (FIAF) festival Crossing the Line runs from September 8th to October 10th, 2014 and brings together fifteen extraordinary international artists and companies. The French Cultural Services in partnership with FACE Foundation and New England Foundation for the Arts-National Dance Project is pleased to announce the productions of several artists supported by the French American Fund for Contemporary Theater and the FUSED Program.
The Film, TV & Media Department at the Cultural Services has selected a list of movies that are creating buzz right now in the hexagon. So, whether you are in the U.S. or you are lucky enough to be visiting France for summer vacation, anyone can enjoy these newly released French films.
The Film, TV & Media Department at the Cultural Services has put together a list of some of the TV shows creating a buzz in France right now. Although only two are available to US audiences on instant streaming, and a third on Showtime, if you happen to be in France this summer, the titles below are worth checking out.