An evening with Claude Lanzmann

Tuesday, February 28th  7:00 pm Jewish Community Center of San Francisco Wednesday, February 29th 7:00pm Stanford University – CEMEX Auditorium at the Knight Management Center Claude Lanzmann is a legendary French journalist, political commentator, and filmmaker whose most renowned work is the classic nine-and-a-half-hour documentary Shoah (1985). After the liberation of France, he studied philosophy … Continue reading

Jean-Louis Cohen – “Architecture Drafted; Design Expertise and the World War II Experience”

Thursday, February 2 5:30 PM Stanford University Department of Art & Art History Cummings Art Building Free and open to the public       Considered as a blank period by most historians, the Second World War corresponds however to an intense body of experience, which can be observed from Japan to the United States, passing through Russia, Germany, … Continue reading

Samedi Culture – Pierre Guyotat

Écrivain et dramaturge, Pierre Guyotat est l’auteur d’une oeuvre prodigieuse, en partie autobiographique. Ses écrits ont fait scandale mais exercent une influence grandissante sur la création contemporaine en France et à l’étranger. Appellé en Algerie en 1960, Pierre Guyotat trouve dans l’écriture un refuge pour fuir les démons de son passé. Nous vous proposons aujourd’hui une … Continue reading