Prix de Thèse and Prix de Traduction: call for applications
CCI's Prix de Thèse and Prix de Traduction for 2021 are open! These awards support Franco-Irish cultural relations by rewarding a thesis on Ireland and an Irish writer's first translation into French.
Choose your books, films and CDs from the Médiathèque's online catalogue, make your reservation by email at email@example.com and collect your items from CCI’s Accueil.
Nuit de la lecture 2021 : Textes pour rien de Samuel Beckett
Listen to the reading of Samuel Beckett's "Textes pour rien" by Théophile Choquet.Listen to the reading →
Samuel Beckett’s "Textes pour rien" are unclassifiable! Initially written in French in 1950, they read like fragments without a narrative. Words are intertwined with silences, and fractured sounds with repetitions. giving infinite depth to these voices from another world.
For Nuit de la Lecture 2021, we invite you to listen to actor Théophile Choquet read a selection of excerpts. A literary experience the like of which only Beckett can offer!
A taste of Ireland!
For a taste of Ireland in your kitchen or for a present, don’t forget the recipe book "Dans laquelle on prend l'Eire". Available on order (€7,90 + postage).
New catalogue for the Historical Archives
The CCI is delighted to launch its new on-line archival catalogue. A perfect way of finding out more about the history of the College des Irlandais - the 18th century building in which the CCI is situated.
Four exhibitions of books and archives from the historical collections are available online: archives of life in the Irish College, annotated books, religious controversies, etiquette and spiritual guidance books.