Romain Rolland Book Prize at Paris Book Fair 2018

Romain Rolland Book Prize at Paris Book Fair 2018

The two laureates of the first edition of Romain Rolland Book Prize will participate to the Paris Book Fair from 16 th to 19 th March 2018.

Pranav Johri, CEO (Rajpal & Sons) along with the translator of the book Monica Singh are the winner of first Romain Rolland Book Prize for the book translated in Hindi Main
Gumshuda (2016) from the French title Rue Des Boutiques Obscures (1978) by Patrick Modiano originally published by Gallimard.

Sunday March 18 – Paris Porte de Versailles – Pavillon 1 Boulevard Victor – 75015 Paris
15:30-16:30:  India 2020: publishing opportunities and perspectives of translation 

  • Pranav Johri, Publisher, Rajpal & Sons,
  • Monica Singh, translator
  • Moderator : Nicolas Idier, (Institut français of New Delhi)

Presentation of the Indian market and methods of collaborations with the French publishers over both winners of the Romain Rolland Book Prize 2018, for the translation and publication of Rue
des boutiques obscures from Patrick Modiano.

The entire programme and meeting schedule for 2018 as well as practical details are available here