Sylvain Prudhomme is one of the most exciting contemporary novelists in France. He has been steadily gaining in recognition and popularity over the past three years. In 2015, he was awarded the prestigious Prix de la Porte Dorée for his novel Les grands, which also won the Prix Georges-Brassens in 2014. Les grands (The Greats) was widely celebrated as one of 2014’s best books of the new literary season.
Supported by Consulat général de France (Toronto).