The second volume of The Scarlet Servant in the Booker Prize selection

The second volume of The Scarlet Servant in the Booker

The Testaments, the sequel to the Margaret Atwood saga that inspired the television series, is shortlisted for the coveted British Literary Award. The finalists will be announced on September 3 and the winner will be announced on October 14. The French release of the book is scheduled for November. Booker Prize jurors have unveiled the … Read more

Oscar selection marks progress in showcasing disability in Hollywood this year

Oscar selection marks progress in showcasing disability in Hollywood this

Sound of Metal Oscar nominee starring a rock drummer becoming deaf. A documentary on a hippie camp aimed at young people with disabilities. A nomination for the first film to star a deaf and blind actor. The selection of the Oscars this year marks a decisive step towards the development of disability in Hollywood, but … Read more

Hollywood: the selection at the Oscars very focused on ‘handicap’

Hollywood the selection at the Oscars very focused on handicap

Sound of metal, Crip camp, Feeling Through … The selection for the 93rd season of the Oscars gives pride of place to handicap. But the cinema industry, where prejudices are deep, must persevere for a better representation of disabled actors. Last minute of April 29, 2021Sound of Metal won the award for best sound at … Read more

Prix ​​du roman Fnac 2021: discover the first selection

Prix ​​du roman Fnac 2021 discover the first selection

Fnac unveiled this Thursday, July 15, its thirty-two flagship titles for the literary re-entry 2021. A list drawn up by its jury made up of 400 members and 400 booksellers. As every year, the Fnac novel prize opens the literary prize ball with its prestigious award. Its jury, made up of 400 members and 400 … Read more

Prix ​​Goncourt 2021: “Milwaukee Blues” by Louis-Philippe Dalembert among the sixteen novels selected in the first selection

Prix ​​Goncourt 2021 Milwaukee Blues by Louis Philippe Dalembert among the

The jurors of the Académie Goncourt revealed, this Tuesday, September 7, the first selection of novels competing for the 2021 edition of the most prestigious French literary prize. Sixteen novels were selected, including the latest work by Haitian writer Louis-Philippe Dalembert, “Milwaukee Blues”, inspired by the assassination of George Floyd. Louis-Philippe Dalembert, known for his … Read more

The 2021 Medici Prize unveils its first selection

The 2021 Medici Prize unveils its first selection

The jury unveiled its selection of 13 French novels, featuring renowned writers such as Christine Angot, Nina Bouraoui and Christophe Donner. Eleven authors make up the list of foreign novels. The day after the first Goncourt Prize list, it is the Medici jury’s turn to reveal its first selection of back-to-school novels. This Wednesday, September … Read more

Accusations of corruption, lack of diversity, questionable selection: the Golden Globes in the hot seat

Accusations of corruption lack of diversity questionable selection the Golden

The Golden Globes will be handed out this Sunday, February 28. As every year, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association will reward the actors, directors, films and series judged to be the best. But revelations about the organization of this ceremony undermine this regularly criticized institution. The Golden Globe Awards will be presented this Sunday, February … Read more

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