Mot pour Mots 2024, the free literary festival at La Grande Halle de La Villette

Published by Graziella de Sortiraparis, My de Sortiraparis · Photos by My de Sortiraparis · Published on May 27th, 2024 at 06:00 p.m.
Mot pour Mots, the literary festival at the Grande Halle de la Villette, is back for a fourth edition on June 1 and 2, 2024! Nearly 100 free events await you, with creative workshops, exceptional readings and even a brunch!

For the fourth edition of Mot pour Mots, discuss, debate and discover numerous authors, at the Grande Halle de la Villette, on June 1 and 2, 2024. This literary festival, jointly organized by Le Monde, L'Obs and Télérama, features meetings, round tables, readings by members of the Comédie-Française, a major dictation and a host of workshops and events! Come and enjoy nearly 100 free events for a weekend dedicated to literature!

Some of the free events are open to the public, but they're in high demand, so don't forget to register to ensure your place! A whole children's area welcomes children to art workshops at Little Villette, introducing them to a colorful world, while their parents take part in round-table discussions and other activities.

An opportunity to meet some forty guests selected by each of the participating editorial teams, including writers, cartoonists, illustrators, translators, poets and literary critics... who will discuss their latest books, current events and social issues in inspiring debates! Annie Ernaux, Danièle Lebrun, Hervé Le Tellier, Marie Darrieussecq, Victor Malzac, Alice Renard - these are just some of the exciting names on the panel!

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From June 1st, 2024 to June 2nd, 2024

× Approximate opening times: to confirm opening times, please contact the establishment.


    211 Avenue Jean Jaurès
    75019 Paris 19

    Accessibility info

    Metro line 5 "Porte de Pantin" station


    Recommended age
    For all

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