Saturday 25 November, 5:00 pm
Caroline Broué is a French radio producer and author. For the past fifteen years, she has been one of French public radio channel France Culture's leading voices on ideas and culture. She has created a number of programmes, from Matins with Nicolas Demorand to Bonnes choses, from La Grande table to Matins du samedi. She helped to create on public channels programmes Ce soir ou jamais France 3 and 28 minutes samedi on Arte. Today, she produces most of A voix nue, France Culture's flagship interview programme, runs a collection of literary non-fiction for Julliard, and writes. She has written a two-voice narrative with Marin Karmitz, Comédies, published by Fayard, and a novel, De ce pas, published by Sabine Wespieser.
Paolo Rumiz is an Italian writer and journalist from Trieste, special correspondent for Piccolo and columnist for La Repubblica. An expert on the theme of Heimat and identities in Italy and Europe, he has been following events in the Balkan-Danubian area since 1986. In 2001 he followed the US attack on Afghanistan first from Islamabad and then from Kabul. He won the Hemingway prize in 1993 for his reports from Bosnia and the Max David prize in 1994 as the best Italian correspondent of the year.
A writer and former journalist, he founded ‘L’amateur de bordeaux’ and ‘L’amateur de cigares’, after working as a reporter for ‘Le matin de Paris’ and ‘L’événement du jeudi’. Jean-Paul Kauffmann is the author of L’arche des Kerguelen, La chambre noire de Longwood, La Lutte avec l’Ange, Remonter la Marne, Outre-Terre and Venise à double tour. His work is already a benchmark of its kind. Several of his works have been brought together in a single volume, Zones limites, published by Bouquins.