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Paris, France
Friday, September 16 – Thursday, September 22, 2016

French Edition Launch
Contact: Francoise d’Avout, Editions Gallimard, publicity,

Friday, November 18 – Wednesday, November 30, 2016 (approximate)
American Library in Paris on Wednesday, November 23

10 Rue du Général Camou, 75007 Paris, France
Host: Charles Trueheart, director
Contact: Grant Rosenberg,
*tentative bookstore in Cassis, France

Cambridge, Massachusetts
Monday, October 3, 2016

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MIT Global Studies and Language Seminar
Host: Professor Catherine Clark
Contact: Lisa Hickler,

Chicago, Illinois
Monday, October 17 – Thursday, October 20, 2016

University of Chicago, Quadrangle Club
1155 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 12pm
University Club of Chicago

76 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603
Wednesday, October 19 (evening event)
Seminary Co-op Bookstore
5751 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
Host: Alan Thomas

Houston, Texas
Sunday, October 23 – Wednesday, October 26, 2016

University of Houston
The Stranger: its life and legends, public lecture
The Honors College Commons
212 M.D. Anderson Library, Houston, TX 77204
Seminar for Women’s Studies on Dreaming in French
Host: Professor Rob Zaretsky
Contact: Rishika P. Harrylall,

College Station, Texas
Texas A&M University, Glasscock Center
Rudder Complex, 1372 Tamu, College Station, TX 77843-1372
Host: Richard Joe Golsan
Contact: Amanda Elsner,

Chestertown, Maryland
Monday, November 14 and Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Washington College
Host: Professor Pamela Pears, Chair, Department of Modern Languages,

LOOKING FOR THE STRANGER - Albert Camus and the Life of a Literary Classic by Alice Kaplan

 Book in stores on September 16, 2016


Publishers Weekly - September 9, 2016
"Alice Kaplan's Looking for 'The Stranger': Albert Camus and the Life of a Literary Classic is a fascinating exploration of Camus and his classic first novel, ranging from the author's influences and inspirations to the book's impossibly rocky path to publication to its enduring legacy"


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