MAY 5, 2016

Deserting the Site - Houston & Marfa

By FRENCH CULTURE HOUSTON

Deserting the Site is the first project of DUST (Desert Unit for Speculative Territories) a three-year series of transdisciplinary seminars, lectures, events and workshops co-organized by les Beaux-Arts de Nantes Metropole (France) and the School of Art at the University of Houston (TX) and conceived by Ida Soulard and Abinadi Meza in the wider context of Fieldwork: Marfa, with the support of the Cultural Service of the French Embassy in Houston.

MAY 5, 2016

The future of bilingual education

By FRENCH LANGUAGE NY

The Goethe-Institut New York is organizing a symposium on dual language programs for school administrators, teachers, and parents from New York City and the tri-state area.

MAY 2, 2016

French Books USA: Week in Review

By Amy Martin

Celebrating Jean Genet's plays; interviews with Andreï Makine and Karim Miské; Olivier Wierviorka’s The French Resistance; the 2016 Best Translated Book Award shortlist and the 2016 Eisner Awards nominations; Michèle Audin on Oulipo and One Hundred Twenty-One Days; the Book Department is looking for an American communications intern to start July 1!

MAY 2, 2016

Wajdi Mouawad: New Director of Théâtre national de la Colline

By French Culture Arts

In April 2016, playwright, actor, and director Wajdi Mouawad was appointed director of the Théâtre national de la Colline in Paris.

APRIL 26, 2016

MegaCities ShortDocs Contest and Festivals

By FRENCH CULTURE FILM

MegaCities ShortDocs international contest and festivals are held in Megacities (or metropolises) to support the production of short documentaries that raise awareness about urban challenges. Applications for 2016 edition are now open to 11 megacities: New York, Mexico, São Paulo, Paris, Cairo, Moscow, Delhi, Manila, Seoul, Shanghai and Tokyo.

APRIL 25, 2016

Sandtown Murals

By FRENCH CULTURE DC

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy is pleased to present the project Sandtown Murals led in partnership with CrossCurrents Foundation.

APRIL 25, 2016

France honors Edouard Duval-Carrie with the Order of Arts and Letters

By FRENCH CULTURE MIAMI

Haitian artist Edouard Duval-Carrie received the Medal for Chevalier in the Order of Arts and Letters from the Consul General of France. He was awarded for his artistic accomplishments and his support of French and Francophone culture locally and internationally.

APRIL 21, 2016

French Films Extravaganza

By FRENCH CULTURE FILM LA

Back by popular demand! Under The Milky Way will again be offering a collection of 50 French films at discounted prices for the month of May.

APRIL 20, 2016

French-English bilingual education teachers needed in NYC

By FRENCH LANGUAGE NY

French bilingual education is booming in New York! Teachers are needed for expanding New York City's French dual language programs at: PS110, PS133, PS20, PS03, NYFACS, MS256, PS58, PS84, the School for International Studies.

APRIL 15, 2016

French Books USA: Week in Review

By Amy Martin

Boulet nominated by the National Cartoonists Society; ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship application due April 22; Lyon hosted the international crime fiction festival known as the Quai du Polar; Livre Inter 2016 nominees include Edouard Louis’s Histoire de la violence, Jean Echenoz’s Envoyée spéciale, Marie Dorsan‘s debut novel Le Présent infini s’arrête, and Celle que vous croyez by Camille Laurens.

APRIL 12, 2016

Transatlantic Friendship & Mobility Initiative: Second Bilateral Seminar Held in Paris

By HIGHER EDUCATION NY

The Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility Intitiative, a joint declaration made on May 13, 2014 by the U.S.

APRIL 11, 2016

Riad Sattouf's "L'Arabe du Futur" has won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize!

By FRENCH CULTURE LA

While already popular and the winner of multiple awards in France, Riad Sattouf's "L'Arabe du Futur", has been chosen as the winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize! The award recognizes the French author, who is also the author of "Cahiers d'Esther". As popular and famous as the comic is, it as been translated into 17 languages!

Pages

subjects