Speaker Series

SALON DINNER WITH PASCAL LAMY

 

On April 30, the French-American Foundation will host a Private Salon Dinner with Pascal Lamy, former Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), who will discuss his new book, Quand la France s'éveillera (“When France Awakens”).

Translation Prize

2013 Finalists

The French-American Foundation and Florence Gould Foundation announce the finalists for fiction and nonfiction translations from French to English published in 2013. Winners of the Translation Prize will be announced at a ceremony in New York on May 22, 2014.

 

Save the Date

2014 Annual Gala

Please join us at the Four Seasons Restaurant on June 11, 2014, in honoring Christophe Navarre, Moët Hennessy; Jean-François Decaux, JCDecaux SA; Robert O. Paxton, Columbia University; Alessia Lefébure, Alliance Program, and Sophie L'Hélias,The Samuel and Ronnie Heyman Center on Corporate Governance, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, for their contributions to the French-American relationship.  

 

Events

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SALON DINNER WITH PASCAL LAMY

April 30th, 2014:

On April 30, the French-American Foundation will host a Private Salon Dinner with Pascal Lamy, former Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), who will discuss his new book, Quand la France s'éveillera (“When France Awakens”). 

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27th Annual Translation Prize Awards Ceremony

May 22nd, 2014:

The French-American Foundation and the Florence Gould Foundation will hold the 27th Annual Translation Prize Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 22 at the Century Association in New York. The winners will be announced for the greatest French-to-English translations in the categories of fiction...

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ANNUAL GALA

June 11th, 2014:

Join us at The Four Seasons for the Annual Gala, the principal fundraising event of the French-American Foundation. The dinner is held under the patronage of the French Ambassador and Consul General and attended by more than 300 individual and corporate supporters who are...

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Foundation News

David Bellos

Translation Prize juror and former recipient shares insights on French literature and the state of translation.

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read about 2013 finalists
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Network Profiles

Claudia Núñez

Former Media Coverage of Immigration participant shares new projects connecting data journalism, ethnic media, and immigration.

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Partners/Supporters

The inauguration of The French-American Piano, Inc will take place at the French Consulate on May 6. They are honoured to welcome Hélène Tysman, for her "Chopin and the French Impressionists" recital. On this occasion, the winner of the U.S Grant Competition will be announced...

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The French-American Foundation is supported by the generosity of individuals, corporations, and foundations committed to strengthening the French-American relationship.  We welcome your contributions and look forward to engaging you in our work, community, and mission.

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