Simone de Beauvoir: The Feminist Icon

In the context of the Generation Equality Forum, the French Institute is conducting a debate to revisit the impact of Beauvoir’s works through three generations, represented by:

    • Sylvie Le Bon de Beauvoir, Philosopher and Simone de Beauvoir’s adopted daughter,
    • Divya Dwivedi, Philosopher,
    • Marine Rouch, Historian, PhD student in contemporary history (FRAMESPA),
    • Aditi Maheshwari, Publisher at Vani Prakashan,
    • Monica Singh, the Hindi translator of The Second Sex.

Moderator: renowned Indian translator and Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Ashoka University, Mr. Arunava Sinha.

Date & Time: 30th June, 6:30 pm
Live Zoom Webinar – Discussion in English
Format: debate followed by a 15-minute Q&A session. The debate will be punctuated by readings of letters sent to Simone by her readership.

Click here to register for the event.