Category: Interviews

France needs the United States at the U.N., says envoy

France’s top envoy to the UN, François Delattre, calls for the United States to remain committed to the United Nations and world affairs.

/ October 9, 2017

Leading the bilingual revolution

An interview with Fabrice Jaumont, education attaché at the French Embassy to the United States, about his book The Bilingual Revolution and the importance of learning a second language.

/ October 6, 2017

Anti-Semitism, made in Italy: an interview with Alberto Caviglia

The Italian director discusses his mockumentary Burning Love ahead of the New York premiere.

/ April 19, 2017

Unearthing the French Jewish resistance

Ariane Bois’s novel Our Brothers’ Keeper captures the experience of Jewish resistance in Vichy France.

/ March 28, 2017

A French mocking bird celebrates 100 years

On France’s most popular satirical paper with Laurent Martin.

/ December 12, 2016
Christophe Boltanski

War is geography: an interview with Christophe Boltanski

On the fringes of war and the place of a journalist with the 2015 winner of the Prix Femina.

/ October 4, 2016
Jiri Pehe with Vaclav Havel

The man who left the castle to get out of the kitchen: an interview with Jiri Pehe

On literature and political reality with Václav Havel's chief political advisor.

/ September 19, 2016