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. 


Jean-Marc Rochette

(Updated on 09/19/2014)
Jean-Marc Rochette is a French visual artist. He has been working on many different projects and experiencing with different styles, but he is best known for the Snowpiercer, which was brought to the screen in 2013 by South Korean director Bong Joon-ho. READ MORE

Atiq Rahimi

(Updated on 11/16/2012)
Born in Afghanistan in 1962, Atiq Rahimi fled to France in 1984 to escape the Soviet coup. He is now known as a writer and filmmaker of exceptional note. He has been heavily involved in Afghan cultural life since the offensive, particularly in the creation of a “Writers’ House” in Kabul. READ MORE
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