• Events
Apr 25
THE LADY IN THE PORTRAIT RENOIR THEATRE 7920 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, 90046
Mar 28
Jean-Yves Thibaudet on Tour The Cleveland Orchestra Severance Hall 11001 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44106
Apr 25
Thomas Piketty: « Of Inequality in Europe » Heyman Center Common Room at Columbia University 116th Street and Broadway, New York, NY

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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  • Yannick Haenel
    APR 2019
    Yannick Haenel was born in Rennes and spent his childhood in Africa. In 1997, he cofounded the avant-garde journal for literature, Ligne de risque, with François Meyronnis.
  • Gerty Dambury
    NOV 2018
    Gerty Dambury is a theater director, novelist, and poet from Guadeloupe.
  • Emmanuelle Loyer
    OCT 8-20, 2018
    Emmanuelle Loyer is a historian and Professor of Contemporary History at Sciences Po Paris.
  • Éric Vuillard
    OCT 2018
    Éric Vuillard is a writer and filmmaker. He has made two films, L’homme qui marche and Mateo Falcone, the latter based on a story by Prosper Mérimée.
  • Gérôme Truc
    OCT, 2018
    Gérôme Truc is a sociologist, tenured research fellow at the CNRS and member of the Institut des Sciences sociales du Politique.
  • Léonora Miano
    SEPT 2018
    Léonora Miano is the author of 14 books translated into many languages. Born in Cameroon, she moved to France as a student.
  • Jérémie Royer
    SEPT 2018
    Jérémie Royer is an illustrator and designer.
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