Posts from the ‘Bilingual’ Category

Frenglish gleanings week 6

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Frenglish gleanings
week 6

Frenglish? The links will be either in English or in French

Gleanings? Anything I found personally interesting and worthy of being shared with all my readers

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Book review: The Principle

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Le Principe

I recently discovered a wonderful British site, The European Literature Network, intent on “spreading the word about European literature, with journalist Rosie Goldsmith, “a champion of European literature” and Anna Blasiak, “literature-mad” and a published translator. Could you dream better company?
I was thrilled to be asked by The European Literature Network, to write a #RivetingReview of Le Principe, by Jérôme Ferrari, with its upcoming English translation.

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Review: Meursault, contre-enquête – I love France 202

Meursault, contre-enquête

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Auteur: Kamel Daoud
Éditions:
Actes Sud

Parution:
2014
Pages:
155
ISBN:
978–2-330-03372-9
Genre:
Roman

prix Goncourt du premier roman – 2015
prix des Cinq continents de la Francophonie – 2014
prix François-Mauriac – 2014

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À MON AVIS

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To my English speaking readers:
scroll down to read a short recap and the synopsis.
It was published in an English translation in 2015, as
The Meursault Investigation (Other Press).
It has recently been longlisted for the 2016 National Translation Awards (NTA) in Poetry and Prose Click to continue reading

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