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La Maison Française in the News

Press for Freedom and Equality for All

Former French Minister of Justice Christiane Taubira was welcomed at NYU by the Institute for African American Affairs, La Maison Française, the Institute of French Studies, the Center for French Civilization and Culture, and the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty and Diversity on January 29, 2016.


France 24
January 31, 2016
"Former French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira was treated to a standing ovation as she addressed students at New York University on Friday, just two days after quitting France’s Socialist government"

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Press for Get Out the Vote! Campaign Techniques and Innovations to Mobilize Voters in France and in the U.S.


October 21, 2014
"Obama en 2008, Hollande en 2012 : la mobilisation des citoyens en France et aux Etats-Unis"
By Benjamin Duhamel

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Press for Architecture in Uniform

NYU's Maison Française co-sponsored a talk by architectural historian Jean-Louis Cohen at the AIA Center for Architecture on March 11, 2014.


Oculus Magazine
March 19, 2014
"Oculus Book Review: “Architecture in Uniform” by Jean-Louis Cohen"
By Annie Coggan

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Press for Racism in Soccer: A Discussion with Lilian Thuram


November 11, 2013
“Lilian Thuram à NYU: ‘Aux Etats-Unis, les enfants d'immigrés se sentent d'abord Américains’ ”
By Nathalie Moga


French Morning New York edition
October 31, 2013
“Lilian Thuram: ‘la France a besoin de modèles comme Obama’ ”
By Emmanuel Saint-Martin

November 13, 2013
Featured in Actu France-USA, Sommaire du 13 novembre 2013 (at 2 minutes 55 seconds)

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Press for Serge Klarsfeld: Militant of Memory


The New York Times
November 29, 2012
“A Life Dedicated to Pursuing Nazis, and Remembering Their Victims”
By Ralph Blumenthal


Tablet Magazine
November 29, 2012
“Still Hunting Nazis”
By Alexander Aciman

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Press for Dany Laferrière in conversation with J. Michael Dash


November 28, 2012
“Conversation avec Dany Laferrière”
By Agnès Kerr

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Press for Festival of New French Writing: French & American Authors in Conversation

Le Figaro

March 12, 2009
“Des écrivains français à la conquête de Manhattan”
By Françoise Dargent

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