Food for Thought at Albertine


School may be out for the summer, but Albertine Books is still in full swing!
This June the bookstore features a stimulating array of talks on subjects ranging from literature to politics and cuisine.

Join us for the second annual Albertine Prize award ceremony on June 6 when the winner of the 2018 Albertine Prize, a reader’s choice award for best French literature in English translation, will be unveiled in the presence of the Albertine Prize co-chairs, Lydia Davis and François Busnel.

On June 12, Adam Gopnik, Yascha Mounk, Melissa Nobles, and Manuel Valls will debate the decline of democracy, details here, followed by a discussion on June 21 on Emmanuelle de Villepin’s latest novel focusing on three generations of women, panel on June 27 on transatlantic relations.

If food is your passion, join us on June 14 for The Bordeaux Kitchen a book launch with Tania Teschke. All events are free and open to the public.

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Last modified on 23/08/2019

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