• Events
Jan 3
Juan Carmona Tour 2700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20566
POLLOCK Abrons Arts Center - Underground Theater 466 Grand St, New York, NY 10002
Jan 3
Juan Carmona Tour 423 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

Authors on Tour

The Book Department of the French Embassy in New York collaborates with universities, libraries, bookstores, publishing houses, and other venues across the United States to organize events with visiting authors. If you would like to plan an event with one of our visiting authors, please review the APPLICATION PROCEDURES. For current and upcoming authors please visit the following page. To suggest an author please visit this page.

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  • Fabien Truong
    JAN-FEB 2019
    Fabien Truong is a sociologist and author of Radicalized Loyalties: Becoming Muslim in the West, translated by Seth Ackerman and published by Polity in May 2018.
  • Guillaume Faburel
    EARLY FEB 2019
    Guillaume Faburel is a researcher and professor at Université Lumière Lyon 2 and at Sciences Po Lyon (Université de Lyon), as well as the author of Les métropoles barbares. 
  • Marc Boutavant
    MAR 7-17, 2019
    Marc Boutavant is a comic artist, illustrator, and the author of the forthcoming Dumpster Dog (Enchanted Lion, translated by Allison Charette). 
  • Delphine Minoui
    APR 2019
    Delphine Minoui is a journalist and author of I'm Writing You from Tehran to  be published on April 2, 2019 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (translation by Emma Ramadan). 
  • Yannick Haenel
    APR 2019
    Yannick Haenel's most recent novel, Tiens ferme ta couronne (Prix Médicis in 2017) will be published by The Other Press in the Spring of 2019.
  • Isabelle Simler
    APR 8-19, 2019
    Isabelle Simler is a writer and illustrator, and author of the forthcoming Sweet Dreamers, forthcoming in March 2019 from Eerdmans.
  • Dominique Kalifa
    APR 13-27, 2019
    Dominique Kalifa is a historian and the author of Les Bas Fonds, forthcoming in spring 2019 from Columbia University Press.
  • Patrick Boucheron
    APR 22-MAY 12, 2019
    Patrick Boucheron is a historian and editor of France in the World: A New Global History, coming soon in English translation from Other Press. 
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