• Events
Oct 18
Dalida Wed, Oct 18, 2017 - 8 p.m. The Avalon Theatre 5612 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20015
Film Series
Black Skin, White Masks: Frantz Fanon Oct 18 - Oct 26, 2017 BAMcinématek 30 Lafayette Ave Brooklyn, NY 11217
Nov 12
Quatuor Van Kuijk: US Tour Nov 12 - Nov 19, 2017 1 E 70th St, New York City, NY 10021

The Times They Are A-changin'...

On May 24, 2011, Bob Dylan will turn 70 and the hype is huge, not only in the US but also in France where many special publications are scheduled to be released for the occasion. Among them, the remarkable work by the famous US biographer Daniel Mark Epstein, The Ballad of Bob Dylan, a Portrait, and a new edition of the classic book by the rock critic Greil Marcus, Like a Rolling Stone, both translated into French.

Indeed, the French have always been fond of this kind of national American hero - not only the folk singer of Blowin’ in the Wind, but a true poet (he received a honorary Pultizer Prize in 2008). What better way to celebrate a French-American cultural friendship: Happy Birthday, Mister Robert Zimmerman!