Bonjour, bookworms and language enthusiasts! Brace yourselves for an unforgettable literary experience right here in Bristol. Alliance Française de Bristol et Bath is proud to announce a unique opportunity for our French adult learners to meet and engage with renowned French authors. Get ready to dive into the world of literature, connect with these talented writers, and enhance your French language skills.

Imagine sitting in Waterstones, surrounded by fellow language learners and passionate readers, eagerly awaiting the arrival of acclaimed French authors. Tanguy Viel, Antoine Laurain, David Foenkinos, and Caroline Laurent are just a few of the talented writers who have graced our city with their presence. These encounters are not just about books; they are about fostering a deeper understanding of French culture and language. You can listen to some of the events in our podcast.

Caroline Laurent, author of Rivage de la colère, and Martine Annandale from Alliance Française de Bristol

The exchanges between authors, teachers, and language learners are riveting. The authors share insights into their writing process, inspirations, and the cultural nuances embedded within their works. Language learners have the opportunity to ask questions, discuss themes, and gain deeper perspectives on French literature. These interactions create an atmosphere that is both intellectually stimulating and convivial, fostering friendships and a shared love for the written word.

This is just the beginning! Alliance Française de Bristol et Bath is committed to bringing more French authors to our city. Watch this space for announcements of upcoming events and be prepared to immerse yourself in the works of even more talented writers. Whether you are a seasoned language learner or just starting your French language journey, these encounters will undoubtedly enrich your understanding of the language and culture.

David Foenkinos answers questions of Alliance Française de Bristol et Bath’s students

Are you inspired to dive into the world of French language and culture? We are here to help you start or restart your learning journey. Our team of experienced teachers offers a wide range of French language courses for all levels. Whether you prefer group classes or individual lessons, we have a program tailored to your needs.

In addition to language classes, Alliance Française de Bristol et Bath organizes a great range of cultural events, from film screenings to art exhibitions, to further immerse you in the richness of Francophone culture. Take advantage of these opportunities to enhance your language skills and connect with like-minded individuals who share your passion for all things French.

Antoine Laurain signing books for our students leaning French with Alliance Française de Bristol

Join us in celebrating the meeting of literature and language learning in Bristol. The encounters with esteemed French authors at Alliance Française de Bristol et Bath offer a unique and enriching experience for all. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to expand your horizons, deepen your understanding of French culture, and ignite your love for the written word.

Contact us today to start or restart your French language journey and experience the joy of French culture. À bientôt!