As book lovers, ardent feminists, and philosophers alike rejoice over the US release of Simone de Beauvoir’s never-before-published Inseparable (trans. by Sandra Smith, ed. Ecco), the latest...

Join us for a panel discussion featuring Gary Indiana, Donald Nicholson-Smith, Luc Sante, and Alyson Waters, as we celebrate the publication of The N’Gustro Affair, by genre-redefining French...

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Saturday, October 9, 2021
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On Saturday, October 10 at 2pm, join Victoria Mas and A. Natasha Joukovsky as they discuss Mas’s bestselling debut novel, The Mad Women’s Ball.

Join us for a virtual book club on Scholastique Mukasonga’s Igifu, translated from the French by Jordan Stump and published by Archipelago Books.

Join Joy Sorman and Catherine Lacey for a virtual conversation as they discuss Ninon Moise’s adventures, the limited–and limiting–stories about women available in our literary canon, and writing...

Join Violaine Huisman and New Yorker Fiction Editor Deborah Treisman as they discuss Huisman’s masterful account of a young woman coming of age with a dazzling yet damaged mother who lived and...

In November, the Albertine Book Club will discuss Violaine Huismans’s The Book of Mother, translated from the French by Lesli Camhi and published by Scribner.

Beautiful and charismatic, Catherine,...

In December, the Albertine Book Club will discuss Hervé Le Tellier’s Anomaly, translated from the French by Adriana Hunter and published by Other Press. In 2020, The Anomaly was awarded the Prix...

In 1976, as I travelled the world, I carried Astragal in a small metal suitcase, filled with sweat-stained T-shirts, talismans and the black jacket I wore with careless defiance on the cover...

Join us for a lively Zoom conversation on Thirst by Amélie Nothomb, translated from the French by Alison Anderson and published by Europa. The Conversation will be moderated by Sandrine Butteau...

Join Adin Dobkin and Paul Fournel as they discuss The 1919 Tour de France, Cyclism and Writing on Sunday, July 11, 2021 at 2pm.

Join Emmanuel Dongala for a lively Zoom conversation on his latest novel The Bridgetower Sonata (translated by Marjolijn de Jager, Schaffner Press). The conversation will be moderated by Miriam...

Join us for a lively Zoom conversation on  Ellis Island and W, or The Memory of Childhood by Georges Perec translated from the French by Harry Mathews (New Directions Publishing). 

On Thursday, June 10 at 6:30pm, join Cynthia Saltzman and Caroline Weber as they discuss Saltzman’s latest book, Plunder: Napoleon’s Theft of Veronese’s Feast just published by FSG.

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