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Translated in: Tamil

Translated by: S.R. Kichenamourty

Publisher/Rights Holder: Kalachuvadu publications

Date of Publication: March 2016

Muthalithuvam patripatthu paadangal / Le Capitalisme En Dix Leçons

Author: Michel Husson

It is clear without a doubt that today, capitalism is in a fix. What is the capitalist economy like? Has it been growing traditional? How does it work?

In 10 chapters, Michel Husson has created an easily understandable text-book for his readers with his comments and critique of capitalism.

To go beyond diagnosis, one of the most important tasks in such an environment is to point out the mistakes of capitalism as an economic system. This task is amply fulfilled by this book

Translated in: English

Translated by: Chris Turner

Publisher/Rights Holder: Seagull Books

Date of Publication: 2016

Œuvres complètes - vol 3 / Masculine, Feminine, Neuter

Author: Roland Barthes

“Masculine, Feminine, Neuter,” consists of Barthes’s writing on literature, covering his peers and influences, writers in French and other languages, contemporary and historical writers, and world literature. This volume comprises Barthes critical articles and interviews previously unavailable in English.

Taken together, the five volumes in this series are a gift to Barthes’ many fans, helping to round out our understanding of this restless, protean thinker and his legacy.

Translated in: English

Translated by: Renuka George

Publisher/Rights Holder: Full Circle

Date of Publication: 2016

Mon papa au zoo / My Dad At The Zoo

Author: Coralie Saudo & Kris Di Giacomo

The long-awaited follow up to My Dad Is Big and StrongBut . . ., My Dad at the Zoo is another tale of role reversal in which Dad reverts to the unsocialized, wild ways of childhood. Probably tired from all of his wearying antics around bedtime, here Dad heads off to the zoo with his son and goes completely zany.

Coralie Saudo is a children's book illustrator, who occasionally writes books as well. She has written and illustrated over twenty books and what connects them all is her sense of humor and play.

Kris Di Giacomo is an American who has lived in France since childhood. With varied techniques, she has illustrated over twenty-five books for French publishers, many of which have been translated around the world. She has published seven books with Enchanted Lion and delights in engaging children through visual wit and humor as well as good storytelling.

 

Translated in: Hindi

Translated by: Monica Singh

Publisher/Rights Holder: Rajpal and Sons

Date of Publication: 2016

Main Gumshuda / Rue des Boutiques Obscures

Author: Patrick Modiano

Main Gumshuda is a story of a Detective Roland, who is trying to discover his actual identity and past life. He has lost his memory that’s why it is very important for him to know who he really is. The more he discovers his past he comes to know that he has changed several identities in his life.

Translated in: Hindi

Translated by: Prabhat Ranjan

Publisher/Rights Holder: Rajpal and Sons

Date of Publication: 2016

Nazaakat / La Délicatesse

Author: David Foenkinos

Natalie is happy with her life. She is successful in her work and is happy with her husband. But suddenly when her husband dies in a car accident, her life gets quite deserted and gloomy. Many years have passed, and then one day, she kissed Marcus who works with her. Marcus starts loving Natalie . But Natalie steeped in the world of her own sorrow .... Would Marcus convince Natalie that he can bring back happiness and love in her life again? Would Natalie accept his love ... a love story of two hearts in a dilemma...

Translated in: English

Translated by: Andrew Rubens & Ros Schwartz

Publisher/Rights Holder: Seagull Books

Date of Publication: 2016

The Crime of Jean Genet / Le crime de Jean Genet

Author: Dominique EDDE

Dominique Eddé met novelist and playwright Jean Genet in the 1970s. And she never forgot him. “His presence,” she writes, “gave me the sensation of icy fire. Like his words, his gestures were full, calculated and precise. . . . Genet’s movements mimicked the movement of time, accumulating rather than passing.”

This book is Eddé’s account of that meeting and its ripples through her years of engaging with Genet’s life and work. Rooted in personal reminiscences, it is nonetheless much broader, offering a subtle analysis of Genet’s work and teasing out largely unconsidered themes, like the absence of the father, which becomes a metaphor for Genet’s perpetual attack on the law. Tying Genet to Dostoevsky through their shared fascination with crime, Eddé helps us more clearly understand Genet’s relationship to France and Palestine, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, the theater, and even death.  A powerful personal account of the influence of one writer on another, The Crime of Jean Genet is also one of the most penetrating explorations yet of Genet’s work and achievement.

Translated in: Malayalam

Translated by: Prabha R. Chatterji

Publisher/Rights Holder: Green books

Date of Publication: March 2016

Ee Chuttuvattathu Ninakku Vazhi Thettaathirikkan / Pour que tu ne te perdes pas dans le quartier

Author: Patrick Modiano

"- And the child? Asked Daragane. You had news of the child? - None. I often wondered what he had become ... What a funny start in the life...

Novel by Patric Modiyano Translation: Prabha R. Chatterji

Translated in: Tamil

Translated by: S.A.Vengada Soupraya Nayagar

Publisher/Rights Holder: Kalachuvadu publications

Date of Publication: January 2016

Soo RaavaLee / Tempête

Author: J.M.G. Le Clézio

 

In English, we call "Novellas" a long piece of news which unites places, action and tone. The perfect model would be Joseph Conrad. Of these both nouvellas, the one takes place on the island of Udo, in the Sea of Japan, which has the Korean name ‘the east sea’ and the second in Paris and in some other places.


Translated in: English

Translated by: Krishan Kumar

Publisher/Rights Holder: Sampark

Date of Publication: 2016

Global Environmental History / Introduction a l'histoire environmentale

Author: Jean-Baptiste Fressoz - Frédéric Graber - Fabien Locher - Grégory Quenet

This book explores the essential role that socio-economic dynamics have played in crucial historical phenomena such as the colonization of the world by Western powers (15th to 20th century), the Cold War and the Industrial Revolution. Environmental history offers us a new look at the challenges we face at the present time as well as a unique view of the long history of our societies. The book offers an overarching, well thought out panaorama. Jean-Baptiste Fressoz is a historian of science, technology and the environment and head of research at the Centre Alexandre Koyre (CNRS-EHESS). Frederic Graber is a historian and head of research at the CNRS and at the Centre de Recherches historiques de l'EHESS. Fabien Locher is a historian and head of research at the CNRS and at the Centre de Recherches historiques de l'EHESS. Gregory Quenet is a modern history professor at the Universite de Versailles-Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines and a junior member of the Institut universitaire de France

Translated in: Bengali

Translated by: Audrey Adhikari and Srimona Ghosh

Publisher/Rights Holder: Purple Peacock Books

Date of Publication: 2015

L'Amant / Priotom

Author: Marguerite Duras

The celebrated French author Margaret Duras’ haunting and compelling love story L’Amant now translated from French to Bengali.

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