• Events
Mar 4
Lise de la Salle: US Tour 403 South Eleventh Street Indiana, PA 15705-1008
Mar 20
US Tour | Filmmaker Karim Moussaoui Avalon Theatre, 5612 Connecticut Avenue NW Washington, DC 20015
Mar 20
Raymond Depardon in Person! Aero Theatre 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403
  • Yannick Haenel
    April 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.
  • 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.
  • Gerty Dambury
    Nov 2018
    Gerty Dambury is a theater director, novelist, and poet from Guadeloupe.
  • Gérôme Truc
    Sept-Oct, 2018
    Gérôme Truc is a sociologist, tenured research fellow at the CNRS and member of the Institut des Sciences sociales du Politique.
  • Jérémie Royer
    Sept 2018
    Jérémie Royer is an illustrator and designer.
  • Alain Supiot
    April 8-18, 2018
    Alain Supiot, is a legal Scholar, the founder of la Maison des sciences de l'Homme Ange Guépin, and co-founder of the Institute for Advanced Studies (l’Institut d’études avancées) in Nantes, which he currently presides over. In 2012, he was elected Chair of the «État social et mondialisation : analyse juridique des solidarités» at the Collège de France. Many of his essays have been published in English including The Spirit of Philadelphia: Social Justice vs. the Total Market (Verso), Homo Juridicus: On the Anthropological Function of the Law (Verso), and Beyond Employment: Changes in Work and the Future of Labour Law in Europe (Oxford University Press). His latest book La Gouvernance par les nombres (Fayard) will be published later on this year by Hart Publishing.
  • Yvan Alagbé
    Spring 2018
    Yvan Alagbé was born in Paris and spent three years of his youth in West Africa. He returned to study mathematics and physics at the Université de Paris-Sud, where he met Olivier Marboeuf.
  • Négar Djavadi
    Spring 2018
    Négar Djavadi was born in Iran in 1969 to a family of intellectuals opposed to the regimes both of the Shah, then of Khomeini.
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