2 Upcoming Events in “Literature”

Lecture

An Evening with French-born, Award-winning, New York-based Chef, Alain Allegretti!

Thursday, December 3, 2020 6:00 PM To 7:00 PM
At Online Event via Zoom

Join us for a great conversation with Chef Allegretti, who has a Michelin Star background, received an impressive three-star review from The New York Times, countless accolades and ratings from top food critics and an unprecedented ’27’ food rating in Zagat. Event in English.

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Workshop

Un Mois, Un Livre: Un certain M. Piekielny de François-Henri Désérable

Online Literature Workshop

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 2:00 PM To 3:30 PM
At Online Event via Zoom

Join Bojana for our last UMUL of the year for an in-depth, online discussion of Un certain M. Piekielny by François-Henri Désérable.

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172 Past Events in “Literature”

Monday, November 16, 2020 5:30 PM To 6:30 PM

Join us in reading L'Étranger by Albert Camus for the library's book club en français!

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Lecture

The Secret Life of Translators: Meet Paulette Boudrot

translator of former French Ambassador Alain Briottet’s book Boston, un hiver si court

Saturday, November 14, 2020 10:00 AM To 11:00 AM

Want to learn more about the secret life of translators? Who they are, how they work with the author, what their role and input are? Can they take some freedom with the text? Join us and meet Paulette Boudrot, the American translator of former French Ambassador Alain Briottet’s book Boston, un hiver si court (Boston, my blissful winter).

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Lecture

The Role of Feminism in the World of Bande Dessinée

Online discussion to celebrate the year of la Bande Dessinée

Thursday, October 29, 2020 6:00 PM To 7:00 PM

To celebrate the year of la bande dessinée, we wanted to highlight certain artists in the world of graphic novels.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020 2:00 PM To 3:30 PM

Join Sandra this October for an in-depth, online discussion of L'art de perdre by Alice Zeniter.

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Lecture

An Evening with Boubacar Boris Diop

A celebration of Francophone Literature

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 5:30 PM To 7:00 PM

Come join us for an exciting discussion with the award-winning Senegalese author Boubacar Boris Diop! This event is in French and will be moderated in French by Dr. Bojana Coulibaly.

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Monday, October 26, 2020 5:30 PM To 6:30 PM

Join us in reading L'Étranger by Albert Camus for the library's book club en français!

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