In early 2015, HOLY SHIP returns with another huge lineup of electro acts performing at sea, among whom many are French.
It probably won't come as a huge surprise that here at the Book Department, one of our favorite things about the holiday season is having more time to read. If you're still wondering what books to check out this winter, look no further. We've compiled our picks for the year's top 10 titles, from psychological thrillers to beaux livres, from the more buzzed about titles to those critics may have overlooked.
We are proud to announce the 2014 recipients of the Hemingway Grant for this fall. Check out our new nine grantees!
The Cultural Services of the French Embassy are glad to share Xavier Le Roy’s interview by Will Rawls part of Movement Research, co-editor of Critical Correspondance about the recent museum exhibition of the French artist and choreographer Xavier Le Roy: Retrospective that took place at MoMA PS1 from October 2nd to December 1st, 2014.
We are delighted to announce the new grantees for the Fall 2014 session of our French Voices Award. Once again, it has been a fruitful year for translation. After reading through many outstanding texts, the French Voices Award's 15-member committee chose 9 titles (5 fiction and 4 nonfiction).
Penguin Books has decided to publish the entire Georges Simenon's Maigret series unabridged in English for the first time. An ambitious and extensive launch for a highly prolific writer whose life may be as lengendary as his most famous character, the inspector Jules Maigret.
The seventh Meurice Prize for contemporary art has been awarded to Mark Geffriaud.The artist, represented by the gallery gb agency, has been chosen for his project “Sketches” conceived as a diptych comprising a film and a sculpture, both in Bolivia and in Chile.