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Institut français
Publishing is the main cultural industry in France, and also one of the most international ones. With over 50 professionals responsible for books within the cultural network abroad, France has a unique tool at its disposal.

Happy Thanksgiving!

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In observance of Thanksgiving, Albertine will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23, 2017. We will reopen for business as usual on Friday, November 24 at 11am.
Happy Thanksgiving!
Source: Albertine Books in French and English

FRANCE, GUEST OF HONOUR AT THE FRANKFURT BOOKFAIR 2017

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From 11 - 15 October 2017, France will be the Guest of Honour at the 69th Frankfurter Buchmesse, the most important international trade fair for content, the centre of the international media world and a major cultural event.
Source: Bibliofrance.in

Festival Albertine 2016

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Curated by National Book Award-winning author of Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehisi Coates, the third annual Festival Albertine will take place from November 2nd through 6th, 2016.
Source: Albertine Books in French and English

CHIKI SARKAR IN PARIS FOR A LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME

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Source: Bibliofrance.in

METRO LANDS

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Source: Bibliofrance.in

Reading: 'Nausea' By Sartre

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The Book & Printed Matter Lab at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles is hosting a free reading event of Jean-Paul Sartre’s philosophical novel ‘La Nausée’ (or ‘Nausea’) on September 23rd from 12:00pm to 6:00 PM.
Source: frenchculture.org

Dibuka library - the French information center of Johannesburg

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Source: Institut français Afrique du Sud

FRENCH BOOKS COME TO BROOKLYN

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We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with Community Bookstore (7 th avenue between Carroll
St. and Garfield Pl.) in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Source: Albertine Books in French and English

Open Book Festival Cape Town | 6-10 Sept

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Open Book Festival at The Fugard Theatre is an annual literary festival, the first of which happened in 2011. The hubs will once again be the Fugard Theatre, The District 6 Museum Homecoming Centre and much-loved indie bookshop, The Book Lounge.
Source: Institut français Afrique du Sud

A Story of Men

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The creator of Titeuf publishes his last book in the US: A Story of Men!
Source: frenchculture.org

The Stampographer

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Introducing English-speaking readers to one of the most unusual and original voices in contemporary French culture, The Stampographer traverses the fantastic, anarchic imagination of Parisian artist Vincent Sardon, whose dark, combative sense of humor is infused with Dadaist subversion and Pataph
Source: frenchculture.org

Activities on Jacques Prévert’s Exhibition

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Location
Alliance française of Madras, Library
 
       I.            Collage making activity
 July 7th: 3.30 to 5 pm
July 8th: 10.15 to 11.30 am & 4 – 5.30 pm
Source: Bibliofrance.in

Talk : Influence of Jacques Prévert in Tamil Poetry

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/07/2017
5.30 pm
 
Location
Alliance française of Madras, Library
 
Categories
Cultural events
Events
News
 
Source: Bibliofrance.in

Independence Day

World wide
In observance of Independence Day, Albertine will be closed all day on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. We will reopen for business as usual on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at 11am.
Happy reading!
Source: Albertine Books in French and English

Happy Thanksgiving!

World wide
In observance of Thanksgiving, Albertine will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23, 2017. We will reopen for business as usual on Friday, November 24 at 11am.
Happy Thanksgiving!
Source: Albertine Books in French and English

FRANCE, GUEST OF HONOUR AT THE FRANKFURT BOOKFAIR 2017

World wide

From 11 - 15 October 2017, France will be the Guest of Honour at the 69th Frankfurter Buchmesse, the most important international trade fair for content, the centre of the international media world and a major cultural event.
Source: Bibliofrance.in

Festival Albertine 2016

World wide
Curated by National Book Award-winning author of Between the World and Me, Ta-Nehisi Coates, the third annual Festival Albertine will take place from November 2nd through 6th, 2016.
Source: Albertine Books in French and English

CHIKI SARKAR IN PARIS FOR A LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME

World wide
 
Source: Bibliofrance.in

METRO LANDS

World wide
 
Source: Bibliofrance.in

Reading: 'Nausea' By Sartre

World wide
The Book & Printed Matter Lab at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles is hosting a free reading event of Jean-Paul Sartre’s philosophical novel ‘La Nausée’ (or ‘Nausea’) on September 23rd from 12:00pm to 6:00 PM.
Source: frenchculture.org

Dibuka library - the French information center of Johannesburg

World wide
 
Source: Institut français Afrique du Sud

FRENCH BOOKS COME TO BROOKLYN

World wide
We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with Community Bookstore (7 th avenue between Carroll
St. and Garfield Pl.) in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Source: Albertine Books in French and English

Open Book Festival Cape Town | 6-10 Sept

World wide
 
Open Book Festival at The Fugard Theatre is an annual literary festival, the first of which happened in 2011. The hubs will once again be the Fugard Theatre, The District 6 Museum Homecoming Centre and much-loved indie bookshop, The Book Lounge.
Source: Institut français Afrique du Sud

A Story of Men

World wide
The creator of Titeuf publishes his last book in the US: A Story of Men!
Source: frenchculture.org

The Stampographer

World wide
Introducing English-speaking readers to one of the most unusual and original voices in contemporary French culture, The Stampographer traverses the fantastic, anarchic imagination of Parisian artist Vincent Sardon, whose dark, combative sense of humor is infused with Dadaist subversion and Pataph
Source: frenchculture.org

Activities on Jacques Prévert’s Exhibition

World wide
Location
Alliance française of Madras, Library
 
       I.            Collage making activity
 July 7th: 3.30 to 5 pm
July 8th: 10.15 to 11.30 am & 4 – 5.30 pm
Source: Bibliofrance.in

Talk : Influence of Jacques Prévert in Tamil Poetry

World wide
Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/07/2017
5.30 pm
 
Location
Alliance française of Madras, Library
 
Categories
Cultural events
Events
News
 
Source: Bibliofrance.in

Independence Day

World wide
In observance of Independence Day, Albertine will be closed all day on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. We will reopen for business as usual on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at 11am.
Happy reading!
Source: Albertine Books in French and English

EXHIBITION @ AFP | Jacques Prévert : Showcasing an Artistic Genius

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EXHIBITION @ AFP | Jacques Prévert : Showcasing an Artistic Genius
Date/Time Date(s) - 22/06/2017 - 28/06/2017 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
 
Location
Alliance Francaise Pune
 
Categories
Source: Bibliofrance.in
IF Livre

IF livre, French Authors Abroad

Institut français
Publishing is the main cultural industry in France, and also one of the most international ones. With over 50 professionals responsible for books within the cultural network abroad, France has a unique tool at its disposal.

Shoot the book ! Shanghai : A first Chinese edition at Shanghai International Film Festival

Institut français
After Toronto and Los Angeles, Shoot the book! carries on its extension abroad and will take place for the first time in China, in Shanghai, on June 19th, 2017. The event is part of the film market of Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF).

Shoot the book! Los Angeles at the American Film Market

Institut français
The second edition of Shoot the book! Los Angeles will take place during the 2016 American Film Market.

Fellowship Program in Paris

Institut français
Le Bureau international de l’édition française, in partnership with CNL and SOFIA, invites 14 publishers from abroad to spend a professional week in Paris in order to broaden their knowledge of the French book market.

South Ken Kids Festival 2016

Institut français
The South Ken Kids Festival is back for its 19th edition from Monday 14 to Sunday 20 November, with work-shops, talks, live drawing, storytelling, films, music, théatre and book signings, in the presence of 24 newly published and freshly translated writers and illustrators from France, the UK, an

Shoot the book! Cannes 2016

Institut français
The Institut français and the Société Civile des Editeurs de Langue Française (SCELF – professional association of French-language publishers) have joined forces for the second year running to develop the Shoot the Book!

Meet the Beijing book department

Institut français
The Institut français in Beijing is one of the most important branches of the French cultural network. It is located in the Chaoyang district, in the eastern part of the Chinese capital.

Meet the Warsaw book department

Institut français
Frédéric Constant, the médiathèques (multimedia libraries) Director and Books Officer at the Institut Français of Poland gave me a warm welcome during the Warsaw Book Fair in May 2015.

Quais du polar Festival 2016

Institut français
The Quais du polar Festival, a major event in the French crime fiction calendar, will take place in Lyon from 1 to 3 April 2016.

Livre Paris 2016 (Paris Book Fair)

Institut français
Newly rechristened “Livre Paris”, this year’s Paris Book Fair will be held from 17 to 20 March 2016, at the Porte de Versailles.

Nuit des idées in Paris

Institut français
The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs will open its doors for a Night of Ideas with great French and foreign actors of contemporary thought. On France Culture radio station the day will be devoted to international exchanges of ideas.

Marie-Aude Murail in Budapest

Institut français
The Institut français of Hungary will be welcoming, starting on December 10, 2015, and up until February 10, 2016, an exhibit entitled ‘‘Our Favorite Heroes’’, evoking the literary heroes of the L’Ecole des loisirs publishing house, focusing on four themes: tenderness, fairy tales and nur

L'École des loisirs in New york

Institut français
Following Canada, India, Israel and Algeria in November 2015, it will be New York’s turn to celebrate the 50th anniversary of L’École des loisirs, with exhibits and encounters with the authors of this publishing house devoted to children’s literature, in December 2015.

Meet the New York book department

Institut français
Laurence Marie is France’s cultural attaché in New York, and the Director of the New York Book Department. She brings great enthusiasm to coordinating and facilitating numerous activities aimed at promoting French books in the United States.

"Dialogues on Contemporary Issues" with the Institut français and Odéon-Théâtre de l'Europe

Institut français
The Institut français and Odéon – Théâtre de l’Europe are offering, for the 2015-2016 season, international encounters entitled « Les dialogues du contemporain » (Dialogues on Contemporary Issues).