authors on tour

Alex Alice

SEPT 2017
US TOUR

Alex Alice is a French graphic novel writer and artist, working in France and sometimes the U.S.

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French Books USA: Week in Review

Maylis de Kerangal’s 'The Heart' praised as poetry in disguise by business magnate and philanthropist Bill Gates, winners announced for the French American Foundation Translation Prize, the provocative book, Elle, reviewed by Book Forum and Publishers Weekly, summer reading selected by the juries of le Prix Goncourt et le Prix Renaudot, Laurent Binet’s new thriller, The Seventh Function of Language is featured!
authors on tour

Camille Laurens

SEPT 2017, Exact Dates TBD
US TOUR
Camille Laurens is a French author who received the Prix Femina, Prix Renaudot des Lycéens, and Le Prix Bourgogne de Littérature and recently came out with her novel "Who You Think I Am" (Other Press).
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Marguerite Abouet

ATLANTA OCT 25 - 29 | US TOUR OCT 30- NOV 5

Marguerite Abouet

new titles

Fictitious Capital: How Finance Is Appropriating Our Future

The 2007–08 credit crisis and the long recession that followed brutally exposed the economic and social costs of financialization.
new titles

Calamity Jane: The Calamitous Life of Martha Jane Cannary, 1852–1903

Martha Jane Cannary was one of the figure the most well-known in United States, better known as Calamity Jane. But who was the mysterious girl?
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The Cross-Eyed Mutt

A raucous satirical comedy that asks: Who decides what makes a work of art worthy of being in a major museum?
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La Fabrique des Humanités: A Translation Program in Humanities and Social Sciences, 2017-2018 Workshops

The association ATLAS, which aims to promote literary translation, is launching a new program of one-week workshops, designed to enable young scholars to develop their skills in translation and to facilitate the flow of translations between English and French in philosophy, the humanities and social sciences.
authors on tour

Mathias Enard

OCT 28 - NOV 5 2017
US TOUR
Mathias Énard is the award-winning author of Zone and Street of Thieves, and a translator from Persian and Arabic. He won the Prix Goncourt in 2015 for Compass.
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Albertine Prize Winner Announced!

We are thrilled to announce the winner of the inaugural Albertine Prize: Bardo or Not Bardo, written by Antoine Volodine, and translated from the French by J. T. Mahany.
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French Voices Grantees Seeking American Publishers

The French Voices Award honors both translators and American publishers for their work with the goal of creating a series of U.S.-published books representing the very best of contemporary French writing in every field. We believe that all 10 award winners currently looking for a home have the potential to touch American readers.