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Welcome to the schedule for BBF 2016! Please note that with the exception of the following sessions (Life without Envy, The Art of Perspective, Writing with Risk, Sound Advice, and Lore), absolutely every session at the BBF is free, and no tickets or preregistration are required. Thanks, and enjoy your day!
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Saturday, October 15 • 11:00am - 12:15pm
De Père a Père

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Pierre Simenon will present his latest book, De père à père—an autobiographical story and a posthumous dialogue with his late father, renowned Belgian novelist Georges Simenon.


Moderators
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Liliane Duséwoir

Liliane Duséwoir is a senior lecturer in romance studies at Boston University. After obtaining a bachelor’s degree in translation and interpretation in Belgium, Duséwoir specialized in the field of linguistics and pursued her graduate studies as a Fulbright scholar at Boston University. In the US, Duséwoir has taught at Brown University and at the College of the Holy Cross. Her specialties include... Read More →

Presenters
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Pierre Simenon

The son of Belgian novelist Georges Simenon, Pierre Simenon worked as a financial analyst and portfolio manager in a private bank in Geneva before leaving for the United States in 1987, where he became an entertainment attorney in Los Angeles. A diving instructor as well as a shark enthusiast and a history buff, Simenon currently lives in New England with his wife and two children. Following his first novel, Au nom du sang versé... Read More →

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Saturday October 15, 2016 11:00am - 12:15pm
French Cultural Center 53 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA