Alliance Française welcomes LEILA SLIMANI to Austin Feb 25 to discuss her novel Adèle at AFA partner organization BOOK PEOPLE. After the rocket success of CHANSON DOUCE, award-winning French/Moroccan author Leïla Slimani is touring the US to discuss her provocative novel ADELE.
A journalist & commentator on womens' rights & human rights, Ms Slimani was recently named one of The Fifty Most Influential French People in the World. DON'T MISS the opportunity to hear LEILA SLIMANI in Austin. Leila Slimani is the bestselling author of Chanson douce, a New York Times Book Reviews’ 10 Best Books of the Year, for which Slimani became the first Moroccan woman to win France’s most prestigious literary prize, the Goncourt. She won the La Mamounia prize for Adèle. Hear Ms Slimani Monday February 25th @ 7pm at Book People, 603 N Lamar Blvd in Austin.