Celebrated French writer Catherine Cusset leads a French Book Club, exploring new tendencies in French and Francophone literature in a relaxed setting. Discussion is in French.
Meetings will be held online until further notice.
The 2020-21 reading list:
November 6: Inyenzi ou les cafards by Scholastique Mukasonga
December 4: D'autres vies que la mienne by Emmanuel Carrère
Register for each session by going to the relevant event page above. The registration link for each date will be active several weeks in advance.
Free and open to the public.
Purchase and read the book or e-book in advance.
Catherine Cusset is the award-winning, best-selling author of thirteen novels published by Gallimard. She taught literature at Yale between 1991 and 2002 and lives in New York City. Her novel Un brillant avenir received the Goncourt des Lycéens Prize in 2008 and her novel L’autre qu’on adorait was a finalist for the Goncourt Prize in 2016. The Story of Jane was published by Simon & Schuster in 2001 and Life of David Hockney came out in May 2019 with Other Press.