CANCELLED: A Conversation with Mathias Énard | MIT Global France Seminar & Harvard Mahindra France and the World Seminar

Thursday, February 15, 2024 at 5:30pm

Barker Center, Room 114, Room 114 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138


This event is a part of Villa Albertine’s Authors on Tour program. Mathias Enard’s 2024 US tour is made possible by Villa Albertine and New Directions.

Part of the Harvard Mahindra France and the World series. Co-sponsored by the MIT French+ Initiative.

Mathias Énard is the author of Compass [Boussole] (winner of the Prix Goncourt, the Leipzig Prize, and the Premio von Rezzori, and shortlisted for the 2017 Man Booker International Prize), Zone, and Street of Thieves–as well as being a translator from Persian and Arabic. He will be speaking about his latest book, The Annual Banquet of the Gravediggers’ Guild [Le banquet annuel de la confrérie des fossoyeurs], out now in English translation with New Directions.

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