Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt in Hong Kong in November [fr] [中文]

Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt, a French and Belgian dramatist, novelist, fiction writer and film director, will be in town from November 5 to 8 this year.
Eric Emmanuel Schmitt’s plays have been staged in over fifty countries and translated into forty languages. His breakthrough theatre work came with his script « Le Visiteur », which won Molière prizes for best author and best show in 1993/1994. His career as a novelist began with a renowned success for his work « The Sect of the Egoists », which won the Prix du Premier Roman de la Ville d’Arras in 1994.

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In 2001, he received the the French Academy’s ’Grand Prix du Théâtre’ for the entire corpus of his work.
And in 2010, he received the Prix Goncourt de la nouvelle for "Concerto à la mémoire d’un ange".
This year Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt has been unanimously elected by his peer members of the jury of the Prix Goncourt, where he occupies the cover of Edmonde Charles-Roux, Jules Renard and Sacha Guitry.

Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt in Hong Kong


Film screening of « Oscar et la dame rose », followed by a discussion between Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt and Dr Fredric MAO Chun-fai, BBS at Asia Society

November 6 (Sunday), 3:15pm – 6:30pm
In English
Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 9 Justice Drive, Admiralty
RSVP required: http://asiasociety.org/hong-kong/events/oscar-and-lady-pink
For reservation and more information: http://oscar-dame-rose.fr/

Meeting students at French International School (Not open to general public)
November 7 (Monday)

Meeting with readers at the French bookshop Parenthèses in Central
November 7 (Monday) 6:30pm-8pm
In French
14 Wellington Street, Central Hong Kong
Free entry
For more information: www.parentheses-hk.com

Meeting with university students at Department of Government and International Studies at Hong Kong Baptist University
November 8 (Tuesday) 11am-12:30pm
In English
Dr Wu Yee Sun Lecture Theatre (Room WLB 109)
Lam woo International Conferenence Centre
Shaw Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University
Free entry
Plus d’information :
http://gis.hkbu.edu.hk/comingevents.html

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For more information about Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt : www.eric-emmanuel-schmitt.com

publié le 04/11/2016

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