24.9.2108 – 5 pm

Evening is hosted by journalist and writer Koko Hubara.

In a few years, Leïla Slimani quickly rose to fame as the new voice of French contemporary literature.

Her second novel Lullaby received the Prix Goncourt in 2016. The book is now published in Finnish (WSOY, trad. Lotta Toivanen).

Leïla Slimani will visit the French institute on the 24th of September to present Lullaby to the Finnish audience.

Lullaby and Dans le jardin de l’ogre are available at the French institute library. P
arole d’honneur can be read online on Culturethèque, the Institute’s e-libray.

Free entrance
Reservations here
The event will be held in English
In collaboration with WSOY