MARCH 13, 2017

Discover the Best of New French Fiction!

By French Culture

We are thrilled to announce the first Albertine Prize, a reader's choice award for contemporary French fiction in English translation.

MARCH 10, 2017

A Conversation With Sarah Kaminsky and Mel Urbach

By French Culture

On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017, Albertine welcomed Sarah Kaminsky and Mel Urbach for a conversation around the life of Adolfo Kaminsky as a forger during World War II, depicted in Sarah Kaminsky’s biography Adolfo Kaminsky: A Forger’s Life. Deputy Cultural Counselor Thomas Michelon welcomed the audience with the follow opening remarks.

MARCH 9, 2017

Emel Mathlouthi Announces Tour

By Francerocks

Tunisian protest artist, Emel Mathlouthi, creates expansive electronic music paired with traditional Tunisian instruments and rhythms. On the heels of her new release, Ensen, she will tour Europe in April and the US in May.

MARCH 7, 2017

Cirva - call for a production residency / visual artist

By French Culture Arts

The Cirva (International Glass and Visual Arts Research Centre) launches a call for a residency in 2017-2018, intended to a visual artist.

MARCH 2, 2017

Women's Day 2017 French Movie Selections from Under the Milky Way


Celebrate Women's Day, March 8, 2017, with Under the Milky Way's movie selection!

MARCH 1, 2017

French Voices Award Ceremony

By French Culture

On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017, the French Voices Award Ceremony took place at the Cultural Services of the French Embassy. In 2006, the French Cultural Services and FACE Foundation created French Voices, a program that supports the translation of contemporary French titles into English and support their publication in the United States.

MARCH 1, 2017

French Books USA: Week in Review

By Jeremy Albet

Daewoo receives the 2016 French Voices Award Grand Prize, Pen World Voices featuring French Writers, Pascal Kramer Rewarded for a Storied Career, Emma Ramadan on the Compelling and Challenging Aspects of Translation, A footage revealed of a man who might be Proust

MARCH 1, 2017

Francophonie Festival 2017: Francophone and Friends Family Picnic - Not to be missed, register now!


Join Atlanta's French-speaking community and friends for hours of family fun, food and entertainment! Enjoy a delicious picnic inspired by the Francophone world, children's activities (including a Bouncy Castle), an award ceremony and prizes for the Children's Drawing Contest winners. Register now!

MARCH 1, 2017

Interview with Jean-Marc Broqua from La Grainerie in relation with Circus Now platform (March 3-5)

By French Culture Arts

Interview with Jean-Marc Broqua, Secretary General and Director, International Relations at La Grainerie, an organization located in Toulouse, southwest France, dedicated to contemporary circus. La Grainerie will participate in "Circus Now: International Contemporary Circus Exposure 2017" (March 3 and 5) at NYU Skirball Center for Performing Arts.

FEBRUARY 27, 2017

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FEBRUARY 26, 2017

Interview with French company La Cordonnerie (part of the Tilt Kids Festival 2017)

By French Culture Arts

On March 18 and 19, the TIlt Kids Festival co-produced by FIAF (French Institute Alliance Française) and The Cultural Services of the French Embassy will present the U.S. debut of the French company La Cordonnerie with the performances of "Snow White and the Fall of the Berlin Wall." Before leaving for New York, and while in Japan for professional meetings, La Cordonnerie (Samuel, Timothée, and Méthilde) spoke with us about their work.

FEBRUARY 24, 2017

French Voices Grand Prize Honors Daewoo by François Bon

By French Culture

On February 23, 2017, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and FACE Foundation announced the recipient for the 2016 French Voices Grand Prize: Daewoo by François Bon. Originally published in French by Fayard in 2004, the English translation by Youna Kwak will be released by Diálogos Books in 2019.