Florence Noiville on tour
The Book Office of the Institut français en Inde and Embassy of France in India invited Florence Noiville, notable author and journalist, in the context of Mountain Echoes festival which was held in Thimphu, Bhutan from 21st to 24th May 2014.
Apart from this, she is touring India and grace various events organized in New Delhi by the French Book Office from the 25th May.
4:50 pm on 22 May: The Attachement Florence Noiville introduced by Judith Oriol
Venue: Taj Tashi,Thimphu
12:20 pm on 24 May: Words and words Florence Noiville moderated by Ashok Vajpeyi
Venue: Taryana Centre, Thimphu
6:00 pm on 26th May: Florence Noiville and Rana Dasgupta in conversation
Venue: Oxford Bookstore, N 81 Connaught place
6:30 pm on 28th May: Writers, etc. Florence Noiville in conversation with Naveen Kishore
Venue: Alliance Française de Delhi
Biography - Florence Noiville
Florence Noiville began her professional career in the financial sector, later becoming a journalist and literary critic for French newspaper Le Monde , where she has worked since 1994. She is now the Foreign Fiction Editor at the book section, Le Monde des livres . She received a Biography Award in 2004 for her biography of the Nobel Prize-winning American author Isaac Bashevis Singer. Her first novel La Donation was published in 2007 by Stock (and in English by Northwestern University Press under the title The Gift ) and her second novel L’Attachement (Stock) came out in 2012 and will be published in English in 2015 by Seagull Books. She is the author of a dozen books for children and her books have been translated into 14 languages. From 2007 to 2010, she hosted “Le Monde des Livres”, a literary show on the French television channel LCI.
Biography - Naveen Kishore
Naveen Kishore, photographer and lighting designer, is also publisher at Seagull Books.