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Leila Slimani in Conversation

April 12 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Balch Auditorium
1030 N. Columbia Ave.
Claremont, CA 91711 United States


Leila Slimani is the first Moroccan woman to win France’s most prestigious literary prize, the Goncourt, which she won for The Perfect Nanny. A journalist and frequent commentator on women’s and human rights, she is French president Emmanuel Macron’s personal representative for the promotion of the French language and culture. Born in Rabat, Morocco, in 1981, she now lives in Paris with her husband and their two young children.

This program is presented in partnership by the Scripps College French Department and the Cultural Services French Embassy in the United States.