The Albertine Prize Award Party and Ceremony!

Join us for a festive award ceremony and drink to celebrate the winner of the second annual Albertine Prize, to be revealed during the event!

The Albertine Prize co-chairs, author Lydia Davis and journalist and literary critic François Busnel, will award the author and the translator of the winning title. A panel discussion with the winning author and translator moderated by François Busnel will follow.

In English. Free and open to the public with RSVP.

The Albertine Prize, co-presented by Van Cleef & Arpels and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, recognizes American readers’ favorite French-language fiction title that has been translated into English and distributed in the US within the preceding calendar year (January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2017).


Not in New York? Watch via Livestream!