French Lit 101: Exploring France's vibrant book cultureLiterature holds an important place in the French cultural landscape. Many authors have superstar status and the mainstream media often relays literary news, particularly the…
Éric Vuillard wins Goncourt, France's top literary honourFrance's top literary prize has been awarded to a novel that portrays the Nazis as the product of big business interests — including businesses that remain major industrial…
A story about the rise of Hitler wins France's top book prizeFlorence Villeminot speaks to Eve Jackson about writer Eric Vuillard’s win of the 2017 Prix Goncourt for his book "L’Ordre du Jour" ("The Agenda".)
French-Moroccan Slimani wins France's top literary prizeMoroccan-born Leila Slimani won France's top literary prize, the Goncourt, on Thursday with a novel guaranteed to "scare the wits out of parents".