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Jun 22
TOUR
The French Comics Association New Orleans Tour The French Library, 3811 Magazine St., New Orleans
Jun 24
Concert
AJOYO - Blue Note Jazz Festival 2018 131 W. 3rd St., New York, NY 10012
Jun25
Jul6
Workshop
Denver Film Society Workshop Scholarships 1510 York St., 3rd Floor Denver, CO 80206

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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  • Léonora Miano
    SEPT 15-30, 2018
    Léonora Miano is the author of Season of the Shadow, published in the United States by Seagull Books (distributed by the University of Chicago Press) in April 2018 in a translation
  • Jérémie Royer
    SEPT 2018
    Jérémie Royer is an illustrator, designer and the co-author, along with Fabien Grolleau, of Audubon, On the Wings of the World (Nobrow Press, April 2017).
  • Hubert Haddad
    OCT 1-25, 2018
    Hubert Haddad is an essayist, novelist, and author of Desirable Body, coming out in August from Yale University Press.
  • Gérôme Truc
    OCT 11-28, 2018
    Gérôme Truc is the author of the essay Shell-shocked: The Social Response to Terrorist Attacks (Polity Books, december 2017).
  • Emmanuelle Loyer
    OCT 8-20, 2018
    Emmanuelle Loyer is a historian and author of the masterful biography of anthropologist Claude Lévi-Strauss, whose work was key in the development of the theory of structuralism an
  • Gaël Faye
    OCT 21-28, 2018
    Gaël Faye is a songwriter and the author of the Prix Goncourt des Lycéens-winning Small Country, coming in June from Hogarth. 
  • Éric Vuillard
    OCT 26-NOV 11, 2018
    Éric Vuillard is a filmmaker and the author of The Order of the Day for which he won the Prix Goncourt in 2017, forthcoming by Other Press in September.
  • Marc Boutavant
    OCT 31-NOV 7, 2018
    Marc Boutavant is an author and artist, and the illustrator of the forthcoming Dumpster Dog, coming out this fall from Enchanted Lion. 
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