At the end of a week in which Le Mans placed reading at the heart of the city, and honored Molière, whose 400e birthday, place in the living room Make read! and its meetings with authors, public readings, round tables...
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Meetings of the "World"
Saturday 1er and Sunday October 2, Raphaëlle Leyris, journalist at "World of Books"and Emmanuel Davidenkoff, editor-in-chief in charge of events, will lead a series of conferences around the theme "Let's read! » at the Paul-Scarron Theater in Le Mans: they offered writers "confirmed" to come and talk about their book, and to each invite a young author whose text they liked to share the stage with them, to discuss their influences and ways of working together.
- Lola Lafon invites Kinga Wyrzykowska
Saturday 1er October, at 2 p.m., hosted by Raphaëlle Leyris
Lola Lafon (When you listen to this songStock) and Kinga Wyrzykowska (White PawThreshold).
- Titiou Lecoq invites Salomé Kiner
Saturday 1er October, at 3 p.m., hosted by Emmanuel Davidenkoff
Titiou Lecoq (The Great ForgottenThe Iconoclast) and Salomé Kiner (big crownChristian Bourgois).
- Minh Tran Huy invites Anthony Passeron
Saturday 1er October, at 4 p.m., hosted by Raphaëlle Leyris
Minh Tran Huy (A child without historyActes Sud) and Anthony Passeron (sleeping childrenWorld).
- Brigitte Giraud invites Hugo Lindenberg
Saturday 1er October, at 5 p.m., hosted by Emmanuel Davidenkoff
Brigitte Giraud (live fastFlammarion) and Hugo Lindenberg (One day it will be emptyChristian Bourgois).
- Yannick Haenel invites Théo Casciani
Saturday 1er October, at 6 p.m., hosted by Raphaëlle Leyris
Yannick Haenel (The PaymasterGallimard) and Théo Casciani (RetinaPOL).
- Alexis Jenni invites Philippe Bordas
Sunday 2 October, at 2 p.m., hosted by Raphaëlle Leyris
Alexis Jennie (I could have been a millionaire, I chose to be a vagrantPaulsen) and Philippe Bordas (The Absolute SingleGallimard).
- Yves Harté invites Claire Baglin
Sunday October 2, at 3 p.m., hosted by Emmanuel Davidenkoff
Yves Harte (The hand on the heartLe Cherche Midi) and Claire Baglin (IndoorsMidnight).
- Muriel Barbery invites Amina Damerdji
Sunday October 2, at 4 p.m., hosted by Raphaëlle Leyris
Muriel Barbery (An hour of fervorActes Sud) and Amina Damerdji (let me join youGallimard).
A selection of round tables and meetings
Monday, September 26 at 6:30 p.m., at the Paul-Scarron Theater
With Emmanuel Carrère (V13POL).
Thursday September 29, 2022, at 7 p.m., at Espace Bis Bulle
With illustrator Rebecca Dautremer (Of mice and Menafter John Steinbeck, Tishina, 2020) and the American writer Ron Rash (Down in the valleyGallimard).
- “Writing for Salvation”
Saturday 1erOctober, at 2 p.m., in the Plantagenet Square
With Isabelle Desesquelle (Where I take usJC Lattes), Carole Fives (something to tell youGallimard) and Caroline Laurent (what we want the mostStopovers).
- "The Land of the Ancestors"
Saturday 1erOctober, at 4 p.m., at the Meeting Space
With Xavier Le Clerc (An untitled manGallimard) and Emmanuel Ruben (The MediterraneanInventory).
Saturday 1erOctober, at 4 p.m., at the Literary Café
With Alain Mabanckou (The Trade of the ElongatedThreshold).
- "I wouldn't have come here if..."
Saturday 1erOctober, at 4 p.m., at the Quinconces forum
Sonia Devillers (The ExportedFlammarion) speaks with Annick Cojean, journalist at World.
- "History Lessons"
Saturday 1erOctober, at 5 p.m., in the Plantagenet Square
With Emmanuel de Waresquiel (Travel around my childhoodTallandier), Harold Hessel (My ideal gallery in 75 paintingsLa Martinière) and Thomas Snégaroff (Putzi. Hitler's PianistGallimard).
Saturday 1erOctober, at 6 p.m., at the Literary Café
With Sylvie Germain (The Power of ShadowsAlbin Michel).
Sunday, October 2, at 11:45 a.m., at the Espace Rencontre
With Elisabeth Roudinesco (yourself like a kingThreshold).
- "The spirit of the place"
Sunday 2 October, at 4 p.m., in the Plantagenêt square
With Benjamin Hoffman (Sentinel IslandGallimard), Thierry Clermont (Long Island, BabyStock) and Olivia Rosenthal (A monkey at my windowvertical).