30 June 2017

Introducing Jeffrey Hawkins, the Library’s new director

The new director of the American Library in Paris is Jeffrey Hawkins, a seasoned American diplomat now serving as the United States Ambassador to the Central […]
27 March 2017

A message from the Director

A message from the Director I want to share with the extended family of the American Library in Paris the news that I will be stepping […]
11 May 2012
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Adieu, Village Voice

Paris book lovers will be chagrined to hear the news that The Village Voice Bookshop will close its doors on July 31. In a letter to […]
3 September 2010

What I read on my summer vacation

The Library director’s peculiar (and occasionally regretted) choice of  reading matter – and an invitation to share what you are reading. Hitch-22: A Memoir by Christopher […]