Rebel novelist

Frederic Beigbeder - French novelist

Today our guest is Frédéric Beigbeder. 2010 is the year of France in Russia. Since the 18th Century, no other body of European literature has influenced Russians more than the French. And it seems still to be the case. Indeed, our guest’s novels are tremendously popular in Russia. What does he think of Russia? What is the place for literature in the contemporary glamour-obsessed culture? The famous French author is here to answer these questions.