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. 


Fabien Vehlmann

(Updated on 10/17/2014)
French scenarist Fabien Vehlmann is a leading figure in contemporary comics. He won two awards at the Angoulême Festival in 2007 and 2010 for his series "Seuls". READ MORE

Olivier Wieviorka

(Updated on 11/02/2012)
Olivier Wieviorka is a professor of contemporary history at the Ecole Normale Supérieure of Cachan and a senior fellow of the Institut Universitaire de France specialized in Second World War History and France under occupation. READ MORE

Antoine Volodine

(Updated on 11/02/2012)
A French novelist and translator, Jean Desvignes aka Antoine Volodine studied literature and taught Russian for 15 years before dedicating his work to writing and translating in 1987. READ MORE
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