April 7th to 9th, 2017 - Deauville

BOOKS & MUSIC FESTIVAL
For more than a decade, this unique Festival in the French cultural panorama has been playing with the links between literature and music.

Every year in spring, the Books and Music Festival of Deauville pays tribute to writers inspired by music. Tens of authors and musicians are invited to the Festival, focused on a different them every year. Pursuing the path, started in 2013, exploring different literature universes, the 2017 edition is focused on Creole literature. The Festival remains faithful to its values and keeps discovering, promoting sharing, opening, discovery and high standards. These values are shared with literary and musical creation and with an increasingly large, attentive and curious public.

30 events, 50 invited authors, musicians, artists, publishers
You are at the heart of the Festival and its great program, through meetings, workshops, musical readings or concerts. Exclusive, rare and unique moments are ensured.
Variations Créoles Programme
The Creole writers, through their diversity, melting pot, imagination and open-mindedness, emerged in the literary scene with an unprecedented strength. An intensity also expressed through music. The program is focused on francophone Creole literature, from the Caribbean to the Indian Ocean. A rich, diverse and committed literature.
Roulez jeunesse programme
A place – the youth area – hosting several workshops, meetings and a keenly awaited school day for about 3,000 students.
Dans le vent (In the wind), the program of the current French literary scene
A program providing three literary prizes to accompany and support current events’ books inspired by music.

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Guests

ILS SOUTIENNENT LIVRES & MUSIQUES