Upcoming Events
Monday, October 3, 2016

Join us for a conversation with French novelist Christophe Boltanski and B.A.M. Director of Humanities, Violaine Huisman on Boltanski’s Femina Prize winning debut novel, La Cache.

As the political season gears up, we invite you to join us for a conversation on former French President François Mitterrand with French author Laure Adler and Harpers publisher John Rick MacArthur

The French literary fall is now in full swing. Over the course of this evening, the Albertine team will present her favorite books!

How can one measure the extent of the changes that have occurred in the United States over the course of the last half-century? How can one sort through all of the political trends and key moments? Is it possible to locate the foretelling signs as well as identify the repercussions ...

Join American author Siri Hustvedt for a conversation with French novelist Florence Noiville on her novel ‘A Cage in Search of a Bird’, the gripping story of two women caught in the vise of a terrible delusion.

Join internationally acclaimed author Salman Rushdie, and novelist Maaza Mengiste as they discuss Rushdie’s last novel Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights, just out in France with Actes Sud.

French author Lola Lafon will join Alexandra Schwartz for a conversation on Lafon’s The Little Communist Who Never Smiled, which won ten prizes when it was released in France. This fictionalized account of the life of Nadia Comaneci, a child of communist Romania and an Olympic gymnast who inspired young ...

Come celebrate Halloween under the spell of Belgian painter René Magritte with Belgian Author Klaas Verplancke.