• Events
Feb 14
Film Series
Jean Cocteau's Orphic Trilogy at Norton Simon 411 W Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105
Feb 21
Fahavalo, Madagascar 1947 with director Marie Clémence Andriamonta-Paes Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago 164 N. State Street Chicago, IL 60601
Feb 22
The Science of Sleep Bob Baker Marionette Theater 4949 York Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90042
  • Javad Djavahery
    FEB 24 - MARCH 8, 2020
    Celebrated Iranian novelist and short story writer Javad Djavahery is embarking on a US Tour for the release of My Part of Her, translated by Emma Ramadan and to
  • Felwine Sarr
    MARCH 14-23, 2020
    Felwine Sarr is a philosopher, economist, and musician; he is the author of Afrotopia (University of Minnessota Press, 2019, tr. by Drew S. Burk).
  • Julia Cagé
    MARCH 22 - MAY 6, 2020
    Julia Cagé is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Sciences Po and the author of The Price of Democracy: How Money Shapes Politics and What to Do About It (Harvard UP). 
  • Léo Quievreux
    MARCH 31 - APRIL 17, 2020
    Léo Quievreux is an author, illustrator, and pionneer in the comic book industry who will be coming to the U.S.
  • Kaouther Adimi
    APRIL 9-19, 2020
    The great Algerian novelist Kaouther Adimi is embarking on a US Tour for the release of Our Riches, translated by Chris Andrew and to be published by New Directions in April 2020.
  • Olivia Rosenthal
    APRIL 11-25, 2020
    Award-winning novelist Olivia Rosenthal is embarking on a tour of NYC and Boston to promote her novel To Leave with the Reindeer (And other Stories, 2019, tr.
  • Abdellah Taïa
    APRIL 20 - MAY 31, 2020
    From April 20-May 31, 2020, revolutionary novelist and filmmaker Abdellah Taïa will be on tour in New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles in promotion of his latest novel, A Country fo
  • Lucas Harari
    MAY 11-15, 2020
    Lucas Harari was born in Paris in 1990, where he still lives. He has a degree in decorative arts with a special interest in printed works.
  • Mikaël
    MAY 11-15, 2020
    Mikael, a French-Canadian author of children's books, graphic novels, and adult comics will be embarking on a U.S.
  • Géraldine Schwarz
    OCT 13-24, 2020 (Exact dates TBC)
    Journalist, documentary filmmaker, and author Géraldine Schwarz will be on tour in the US from October 13-24, 2020, to promote her debut novel, Those Who Forget (tr.
  • David Diop
    OCT 1-12, 2020
    French academic and novelist David Diop will embark on a tour of the US from October 1 - 12, 2020, to promote the English translation of his award-winning novel Frère d'âme, to be
  • Makenzy Orcel
    NOV 8-23, 2020
    This November, Haitian author Makenzy Orcel will be touring the United States for his The Immortals (SUNY Press, trans by Nathan H.
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