19 May 2014
joan dejean

Paris Before Haussmann

Paris Before Haussmann   I decided to write How Paris Became Paris for two reasons. In the first place, I wanted to set the record straight.  […]
16 May 2014

Translating ‘Welcome To the Free Zone’

Translating Welcome to the Free Zone   Translators will read a book “with more care than anybody else, more demandingly, more enquiringly” writes Daniel Hahn in […]
18 April 2014

Gabriel García Márquez remembered

Gabriel García Márquez remembered The literary titan and Nobel Prize recipient Gabriel García Márquez passed away in Mexico City on Thursday 17 April 2014 at the […]
31 March 2014

In David Lebovitz’s Paris Kitchen

David Lebovitz was interviewed by Library staff members Grant Rosenberg and Pauline Lemasson in his beautifully renovated Paris kitchen. What follows are excerpts of his remarks. […]