Join us as we discuss Equinoxes, Cyril Pedrosa’s masterful graphic novel just published in the United States with NBM publishing.

Art professor Maureen G. Shanahan will introduce us to the psychiatric and photographic work of Gaëtan Gatian deClérambault (1872-1934), a veteran of the war and chief psychiatrist for the Parisian police during the interwar years.

Thibault Damour, Permanent Professor at the prestigious Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques, delves on the experience of Time through the work of Marcel Proust and Albert Einstein.

Story Time
Saturday, June 18, 2016
11:30am

Albertine French Story Hour returns for a morning of reading and fun with young novelist and children’s book publisher Clément Bénech. Clément will read from ‘Le Voyage en poisson’ by Tom Seidmann-Freud and ‘Louis Ier, roi des moutons’ by Olivier Tallec.

Talk
Thursday, June 16, 2016
7:00pm

Join us as we explore Fondane’s work with author Andrei Codrescu, Professor Bruce Baugh, and translator Mitchell Abidor.

Story Time
Saturday, June 4, 2016
11:30am

Join us for a morning of reading and fun with Flore Pouquet. We will read from La Grenouille à grande bouche by Elodie Nouhen and Francine Vidal. After the reading, kids will be invited to create their own frog and invente a sequel to her adventures!

In French. For kids ages ...

Anka Muhlstein and Daniel Mendelsohn discuss Jean d’Ormesson’s novel ‘The Glory of The Empire’, the rich and absorbing history of an extraordinary empire, at one point a rival to Rome.

Talk
Thursday, May 19, 2016
7:00pm

French novelist Adrien Bosc and American legendary author Gay Talese will discuss ‘Constellation’, Bosc’s best-selling debut novel (Other Press), based on the true story of the 1949 disappearance of Air France’s Lockheed Constellation and its famous passengers.

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