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De Stefan Zweig à Martin Bodmer : la collection [in]visible

NEXT EXHIBITION FROM 24 APRIL TO 29 AUGUST 2021
A rare opportunity to see some of the finest pages of the world’s literary heritage from the Austrian writer Stefan Zweig’s collection (1881-1942) acquired by the Swiss bibliophile Martin Boderm (1899-1971)

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Les jeudis en résidence - ONLINE

Thursday 1 April 2021 at 6pm

Reading in Russian & French

EXHIBITION VIRTUAL TOUR

Visite virtuelle de l’exposition Józef Czapski | Peintre et écrivain

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Library

An ideal space for reading and working, the Jan Michalski Foundation library opened in 2014 and offers a vast panorama of modern and contemporary literature. The aim of its multilingual and multicultural collections is to reflect all fields of literary creation and learning.

Today the library’s five levels house 70,000 books from around the world, in their original language as well as in French translation, that are available to you...

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Jan Michalski Prize

The 2020 Jan Michalski Prize for Literature has been awarded to Mia Couto for his trilogy As areias do imperador (Editorial Caminho, 2015-2017). The English version, Sands of the Emperor, translated by David Brookshaw, is available from World Editions (UK) and Farrar, Straus and Giroux (USA).

 

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