Masha Gessen to Curate Festival Albertine

The Cultural Services of the French Embassy and Albertine Books, the bookshop and cultural center operated by the French Embassy in New York, have named Masha Gessen the curator of the fifth annual Festival Albertine, to be held October 30–November 3. The theme is “Reimagining Democracy.” The five-day event is free and open to the public, and speakers will include authors Alexander Hemon and Siri Hustvedt, among others. Click here for more information.

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