Alice Kaplan

Alice Kaplan is the author of Reproductions of Banality: Fascism, Literature, and French Intellectual LifeFrench Lessons: A MemoirThe Collaborator: The Trial and Execution of Robert Brasillach; and The Interpreter. She is the translator of several French books, and her interest includes autobiography and memory, translation in theory and practice, twentieth-century French literature, cultural studies, and post-war culture. Her latest book is Dreaming in French: The Paris Years of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, Susan Sontag, and Angela Davis, published by the University of Chicago Press. Kaplan is the John M. Musser Professor of French at Yale University.

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“Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography” at the Getty Museum
“Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography” at the Getty Museum
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An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
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Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann
Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann

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Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
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Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
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Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium
Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium