Recent and Upcoming Events


December 2, 2016, 3 p.m.

Susan Suleiman will speak about and read from her new book, The Némirovsky Question, at Harvard Bookstore in Cambridge, Mass.

Other events upcoming:

December 15, 2016, 7 p.m.:  Suleiman will speak about The Némirovsky Question at the Alliance Francaise in Washington, DC. , 2142 Wyoming Avenue NW.

January 9, 2017, 11 a.m.:  Join Susan S. at the Belmont Public Library for a “Books and Bites” discussion; coffee and snacks will be served.

January 26, 2017: Suleiman will deliver the Naftulin Lecture on Jewish Identity at the Center for Jewish Studies at UCLA.  Watch this site for more details.

January 30, 2017: Suleiman will speak at the Center for Jewish Studies at Stanford University.  Check back for more details


Some highlights from 2016

June 23-25, 2016: Düsseldorf, Germany

Susan Suleiman was a plenary speaker at the MLA International Symposium, “Other Europes: Migrations, Translations, Transformations,” in the concluding panel on June 25. Link to Program

April 28, 2016

Suleiman spoke at the University of Texas at Austin, in Calhoun 100 at 4 p.m. The event is sponsored by Humanities Texas, the Department of English, the Program in Comparative Literature, and the Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies. Link to Event

April 13, 2016

Susan Suleiman co-organized and spoke at the full-day conference, “Foreigners and Outsiders in Modern European Culture,” Texas A&M University Glasscock Center for the Humanities.  Other speakers were scholars Robert Zaretsky, Atina Grossman, Lia Brozgal, Dinah Hannaford, Robert Shandley, and artist Ken Aptekar. Link to Event Page

March 28, 2016

Susan Suleiman delivered the Texas A&M  College of Liberal Arts’ Fallon-Marshall Lecture in Rudder Theatre  The lecture, titled“Choices and Choicelessness in Wartime France: Irène Némirovsky’s Final Journey,” was co-sponsored by the Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS). Link to Event Page