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April 7 to 9, 2017 - Deauville

FESTIVAL BOOKS & MUSIC
For more than a decade, this unique Festival in the French cultural landscape has endeavored to mix and unravel the links that unite literature and music.

Each year in spring, the Deauville Books & Music Festival honors writers inspired by music. Dozens of authors and musicians animate this festival on a different theme with each edition. Continuing the path initiated in 2013 to explore different literary territories, the 2017 edition will be dedicated to Creole literature. True to its foundations, the Festival continues its exploration by favoring sharing, openness, discovery and high standards. Values ​​put at the service of literary and musical creation and of an audience each year more numerous, attentive and curious.

30 meetings, 50 authors, musicians, artists, guest editors
Meetings, workshops, musical readings or concerts, you are at the heart of the Festival and its delightful program. Often unpublished, always rare and intimate moments open to all.
The Creole Variations Program
By their diversity, their interbreeding, their imagination and their openness to the world, the writers of Creole culture have imposed themselves in the literary landscape with an unequaled force. A liveliness which is also expressed in music. The program takes a look at Creole literatures of French expression, from the Caribbean to the Indian Ocean. A rich, diverse, committed literature.
Roulez jeunesse program
A place - the youth area - multiple workshops and meetings and a long-awaited school day for nearly 3000 students.
In the wind, the program of French literary news
A program organized around three literary prizes to accompany and support current books inspired by music.

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