The following list of authors and other professionals in the publishing industry focuses primarily on authors who have worked with the Cultural Services of the French Embassy on recent projects. 


Edward Gauvin

Translator and writer
(Updated on 10/27/2014)
Edward Gauvin is a prolific and acclaimed translator, among others of graphic novels. He is also an author and contributing editor for Francophone comics at Words Without Borders, and writes a regular column on the Francophone fantastic at Weird Fiction Review. READ MORE

Ed Brubaker

(Updated on 09/15/2014)
Ed Brubaker is an American comic book writer and cartoonist, best known for writing superhero comics such as Batman, Daredevil, Captain America, Catwoman, Uncanny X-Men, and The Authority. READ MORE

Eric Hazan

(Updated on 11/02/2012)
Eric Hazan is an editor, translator, and the founder-director of the independent publishing house La Fabrique. Hazan was born in Paris in 1936. In 1970, he helped form the Franco-Palestinian Medical Association and served as a volunteer doctor in a refugee camp outside Beirut. READ MORE

Mathias Enard

(Updated on 11/16/2012)
Mathias Énard studied Persian and Arabic and spent long periods in the Middle East. A professor of Arabic at the University of Barcelona, he won the Prix des Cinq Continents de la Francophonie and the Prix Edmée de la Rochefoucauld for his first novel, La perfection du tir. READ MORE
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