Alice Kaplan is the Sterling Professor of French and Director of the Whitney Humanities Center at Yale. She is the author of several books, including French Lessons, Looking for “The Stranger,” and Dreaming in French, also published by the University of Chicago Press. She has been a finalist for both the National Book Critics Circle Award and the National Book Award. She lives in Guilford, Connecticut.
In the video below, Alice Kaplan discusses her book Dreaming in French with novelist Arthur Phillips.