Kettly Mars’s "Savage Seasons" describes a pivotal and painful period in Haitian history by weaving together two stories: the personal story of Nirvah and her family and the universal story of Duvalier’s dictatorial regime and its abuses.
eventsA poetry reading by Franck André Jamme at Poets House
May 23, 2015 | 6 pm
eventsThis Tuesday, the BIEF and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy will host a whole day of meetings around the theme of comic books. French and American comic books publishers will discuss subjects such as the reception of French comics on the American market or the question of digital publishing in the comics industry.
May 26, 2015 | 9:45 am - 12:15 pm
Cultural Services of the French Embassy
eventsA morning of reading and drawing with illustrator Pénélope Bagieu, who will tell the story of Edmond: la fête sous la lune.
May 30, 2015 | 11 am
eventsCheck-out Albertine's numerous and exciting weekly events!
May 2-30, 2015
eventsIllustrator Kris Di Giacomo will be having several events in celebration of her most recent childern's book written with Matthew Burgess, "Enormous Smallness: A Story of E. E. Cummings".
May 23-31, 2015
What is a space perceived outside of language? What is the form of a movement without perspective or goal? How do we engage with a world that is not our own, a world turned upside down yet truly common, where acting cohabitates with our actions and the unknown with our forms of knowledge?