En Bref with Alex Christofi

En Bref with Alex Christofi

Welcome to the first instalment of En Bref, a new series we’re launching especially for Le Blog, featuring mini bookish interviews with authors we love—and have managed to persuade to answer our questions! Up first we have Alex Christofi, brilliant…

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Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.

Introducing... Message in a Bottle

Introducing… Message in a Bottle

Since the 1980s, bookshop visitors have been leaving messages—to readers, strangers, lovers—on our Mirror of Love (behind the red velvet drapes in the children’s section). Inspired by these countless little missives, and the fact we’re now shipping books overseas, we’ve…

About Laura

Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.

La Marche Républicaine

La Marche Républicaine

Though many of us at Shakespeare and Company are not French, we have all chosen Paris as our home and were all deeply affected by the recent violence. Wanting to come together and show our support, a large group of…

About Laura

Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.

15 December 7pm: Matt Haig on The Humans

15 December 7pm: Matt Haig on The Humans

We’re very, very excited to present Matt Haig on his sad, funny, brilliant novel The Humans and its new companion compendium Humans: An A-Z. The Humans is about love and alienation and actual aliens and Matt Haig is a very wise…

About Laura

Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.

3 December 7pm: Philosophers in the Library presents Shlomo Sand

3 December 7pm: Philosophers in the Library presents Shlomo Sand

Israeli historian Shlomo Sand will be joining us to discuss his acclaimed new autobiographical essay on Jewish identity, How I Stopped Being a Jew. Shlomo Sand studied History at the University of Tel Aviv and at the École des Hautes Etudes…

About Laura

Laura Keeling is Events and Communications Manager at Shakespeare and Company.