Meeting with Mireille Calle-Gruber

Editions HD are pleased to invite you to a friendly meeting on the occasion of the publication of the book “Reinventing the alphabets Claude Simon – Gastone Novelli”, written by Mireille Calle-Gruber.

Thursday February 29, 2024, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Mireille Calle-Gruber will welcome you with Ivan Novelli, Gastone’s son. The actress Marie Vialle will read a few pages of Claude Simon’s Jardin des Plantes devoted to Novelli

Reinventing the Alphabets
Claude Simon / Gastone Novelli
Author: Mireille Calle-Gruber
Size: 18 cm
130 pages
HD Editions

Mireille Calle-Gruber is a writer and professor emeritus of literature at the Sorbonne nouvelle – Paris III, where she directs the Research Center in Women’s and Gender Studies / French-speaking Literatures, after having piloted a research program in Women’s Studies in Canada and directed the Center for Women’s Studies at Paris VIII University. His work focuses on literature, the arts and philosophy.

She edited the Complete Works in 12 volumes of Michel Butor at La Différence (2006-2010), the Cahier de L’Herne Quignard (2021) and co-edited the Dictionnaire Universel des Créatrices in 3 volumes, with Béatrice Didier and Antoinette Fouque , Editions Des Femmes 2013; digital edition 2016.

She published the Biography of Claude Simon, A Life to Write, Seuil, 2011, and a second volume of this Biography, Claude Simon, Being a Painter, Hermann, 2021.

In 2019, she created the series of Cahiers Butor which she co-directs at Éditions Hermann, and directs with Hélène Campaignolle-Catel, Melina Balcazar and Florence Clavaud, the digital edition of the manuscripts of Women and Tramway by Claude Simon.