Time: April 12, 2012 from 6pm to 7:30pm
Location: East Gallery, Buell Hall at Columbia University
Street: Broadway and W. 116th
City/Town: New York
Website or Map: http://www.maisonfrancaise.org
Phone: (212) 854-4482
Event Type: book, lecture, conference
Organized By: La Maison Francaise de Columbia
Latest Activity: Mar 15, 2012
Alice Kaplan discusses her new book, Dreaming in French (University of Chicago Press, 2012), that tells how their sojourns in the City of Light changed the lives of three extraordinary American women, who would each go on to become key figures in American cultural, intellectual, and political life.
Alice Kaplan is the John M. Musser Professor of French at Yale University. Her previous books include Reproductions of Banality: Fascism, Literature, and French Intellectual Life (1986), French Lessons: A Memoir (1993), and The Interpreter (2005).