Season 3 October 20-30th 2011

Walls and Bridges

Over the course of three 10-day series, in the winter, spring and fall of 2011 in New York City, Walls and Bridges—a program curated by the Villa Gillet (director: Guy Walter) and presented by the Conseil de la Création artistique (general representative: Marin Karmitz)—will present nearly 50 cultural events, combining about 100 speakers and artists, 30 partners and over 20 venues, ranging from the New York Public Library, Joe’s Pub and the Brooklyn Flea to bookstores, universities and various galleries.

Walls and Bridges — Season 3

François Chaignaud

© Alexander Kargaltsev

Jon-Jon Goulian

© Diana Levine

Silke Grabinger

© Julia Change

Salette Gressett

© All rights reserved

Catherine Millet

© C. Hélie, Gallimard

Robert Storr

© Lyle Ashton Harris

Brian Leth

© Courtesy of Vinegar Hill House

Mathieu Rostaing Tayard

© Salem Nasri

Manthia Diawara

© All rights reserved

Danny Glover

© Frank Murphy

François Noudelmann

© C. Hélie, Gallimard

Avital Ronell

© Samuel Lugassy

The National Theater of the United States of America

© Ben Kato

Miguel Gutierrez

© Ian Douglas

Annie-B Parson

© All rights reserved

Dan Safer

© All rights reserved

La Scabreuse

© All rights reserved

Maud Le Pladec

© Caroline Ablain

Adrien M/ Claire B

© Fabrizio Lazzeretti

Gilles Pastor

© Thierry Chasepoux

Please Kill Me by Mathieu Bauer

© Pierre Grosbois

Judith Butler

© All rights reserved

Hélène Cixous

© Jean-Marie Banier

Jay Gottlieb

© Jean-Luce Huré

Pierre Bayard

© All rights reserved

Wendy Lesser

© All rights reserved

Antonia Baehr

© Marc Domage

Yann Toma

© All rights reserved

Etienne Klein

© Philippe Mastas — Flammarion

Siri Hustvedt

© Witi de Tera, Opale

Lionel Naccache

© Odile Jacob

Craig Calhoun

© All rights reserved

Jean-Pierre Dupuy

© All rights reserved

Eric Klinenberg

© All rights reserved

Michel Lussault

© All rights reserved

Nicholas Mirzoeff

© Carl Pope

Patrick Savidan

© All rights reserved

Christopher Allen

© David Ignaszewski

Dany Laferrière

© David Ignaszewski

Brooke Gladstone

© Christine Butler

Xabi Molia

© Bertini

“We build too many walls and not enough bridges.”  Isaac Newton