Past Event

Alice Barbe and Dina Nayeri in Conversation

October 5, 2021
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
4 rue de Chevreuse, 75006, Paris, France

7:30pm Paris time | 1:30pm New York time

Join a conversation between writers Alice Barbe and Dina Nayeri, the inaugural in-person event of our new #EntreNousSeries.

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Join writers Alice Barbe and Dina Nayeri in conversation as part of #EntreNousSeries.

Alice Barbe

Alice Barbe is the co-founder of the international organization Singa and a former Fellow of the Barack Obama Foundation. Barbe works on topics related to migration, engagement, and citizen mobilization, and collaborates regularly with Columbia World Projects, Thinkers & Doers and the Institut Montaigne. She is the author of the recently-published On ne naît pas engagé, on le devient, published by Éditions de l'Observatoire.

Dina Nayeri

Dina Nayeri is the author of two novels and a book of creative nonfiction, The Ungrateful Refugee (2019), winner of the Geschwister Scholl Preis and finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, among other distinctions. Her work has been published in over twenty countries and has appeared in the New York Times, the Guardian, theWashington Post, the New YorkerGranta, and many other publications. Dina Nayeri was a 2019-2020 Fellow at the Columbia Institute for Ideas and Imagination at Reid Hall.


In compliance with French regulations, in order to enter Reid Hall, all guests must provide a pass sanitaire with proof of either full vaccination or a negative Covid test taken within the previous 72 hours. Thank you for your understanding.

Seating is limited.