OLIVIER FRÉBOURG is a journalist, writer, and publisher of Les Éditions des Equateurs. He is the author of La Grande Nageuse; Gaston et Gustave (Prix Décembre); Un Homme à la mer; Ports mythiques; Maupassant, le clandestin; Port d'attache (Prix François Mauriac de l'Académie française);La Vie sera plus belle; Basse saison; and Roger Nimier. Trafiquant d'insolence, among other titles.
OLIVIER BARROT is a journalist, author, and television personality who plays a prominent role in French cultural life. He hosts the daily literary program Un livre un jour on France 3 and TV 5 television. He also directs a series of public discussions with actors of the Comédie Française. His most recent books are L'Ami Posthume; Ciné Club; Le Fils Perdu; La Revue Blanche; Un livre un jour, un livre toujours; and Mitteleuropa. He is in his ninth year of hosting French Literature in the Making at NYU, which inspired his Paris series with playwrights, Mots en scène.
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