On the occasion of the French translation of Here I Am (Me voici), published by éditions de l’Olivier, who have also published Jonathan Safran Foer’s previous books in French, Passa Porta and Flagey present Read the World by Jonathan Safran Foer, an evening in company of the author.
Just as tragic as it is hilarious, Here I Am simultaneously portrays a captivating family history and an world-changing disaster. How can we fulfill our conflicting tasks as father, husband, and son; as woman and mother; as child and adult? Jew and American? How can we claim our own identity when we owe so much to others? These are the essential questions Jonathan Safran Foer explores in his novel.
Flagey, Passa Porta