Festival America: for its president Francis Geffard, “indigenous peoples are now part of the conversation”

Festival America for its president Francis Geffard indigenous peoples are

The America festival, which takes place in Vincennes (Val de Marne) from September 22 to 25, 2022, has chosen this year as its theme “The voices of America”, and among these voices, wishes to make heard those long ignored by the so-called peoples “first”. On this occasion, the festival welcomes a large delegation of writers … Read more

Mario Vargas Llosa in Buenos Aires and the friendly crack by Benito Pérez Galdós, one of the various conversation topics of the Nobel

The Buenos Aires Book Fair is preparing today to welcome its main international guest: Mario Vargas Llosa. The Nobel Prize for Literature, who was discharged from hospital last week after being hospitalized for COVID in the Spanish capital, where he resides, arrived in Argentina last night. With an agenda that preserves him from social and … Read more

Orhan Pamuk in conversation with Patricia Almarcegui

Orhan Pamuk in conversation with Patricia Almarcegui

The literature program at Matadero Madrid, Chapter One, receives an exceptional guest on April 19: Orhan Pamuk, winner of the 2006 Nobel Prize for Literature. The Turkish writer will accompany us in a conversation led by Patricia Almarcegui (a great connoisseur of orientalism and literary theory) in which we will delve into the author’s universe, … Read more

The conversation, a gem with Gene Hackman that many do not know

The conversation a gem with Gene Hackman that many do

Movie theater Gene Hackman is 92 years old and we celebrate him by remembering one of his great films that is unknown to many people today. By Elias Leonardo Salazar 01/30/2022 – 15:36 UTC 01/30/2022 – 15:36 UTC Gene Hackman, the performance of his life in The Conversation? (Photo: IMDB) By Elias Leonardo Salazar The … Read more

Maaza Mengiste: “I write to enter into a conversation that began millennia ago”

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American writer Maaza Mengiste, in 2019. NINA SUBIN Through the computer screen, the big brown eyes and the engaging smile of Maaza Mengiste abolish the distance. The rapid spread of the Omicron variant convinced the writer to cancel her visit to France in mid-December. “Everything changed so quickly, she explains from her office in New … Read more

A beer and a conversation, this is how Santos and Timochenko celebrated the five years since the signing of the Final Peace Agreement

A beer and a conversation this is how Santos and

With a beer La Trocha, produced by ex-combatants, the former president Juan Manuel Santos and the former leader of the extinct Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc) Rodrigo Londoño, Timochenko, they celebrated the five years since the signing of the Final Peace Agreement. The meeting took place on November 24 at the Casa de la … Read more

“La colère ne peut pas caractériser un camp, elle n’est une garantie de rien politiquement. Il faut donc l’hybrider à autre chose.“ Conversation avec François Bégaudeau, première partie

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On peut connaître François Bégaudeau comme romancier, critique de cinéma ou bien comme acteur dans le film Entre les murs, Palme d’Or à Cannes en 2008 et adapté de son ouvrage du même titre basé sur ses années dans l’enseignement. Mais c’est avec Histoire de ta bêtise sorti en 2019, ouvrage à la fois drôle … Read more