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Prix Goncourt

A Tale Of Two Prizes -- Booker and Goncourt

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 12.17.2012 | Books
Eric Ehrmann

When Hilary Mandel won her second Booker Prize it was big news. When diplomat-author Romain Gary won his second Prix Goncourt it was big trouble.

Alexis Jenni, Biology Professor, Wins France's Top Literary Prize

AP | Posted 01.02.2012 | College

PARIS -- A high school teacher won France's top literary prize Wednesday for his first novel, which deals with France's colonial wars in Algeria and S...

A Film Without an Award is Like a Fish Without a Bicycle

Lisa Nesselson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lisa Nesselson

Although film awards are given in France, there is no such thing as "awards season." "Season" in France applies to fruit, vegetables, truffles and the prospect of shooting and eating small animals.