Examples of Académie française
Author Dany Laferrière has become the first Quebecer and the first Haitian to be elected to the prestigious Académie française as an immortal.
(The Canadian Press in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )
For months Marie-Christine Barrault has traveled France playing the noted writer and intellectual Marguerite Yourcenar, the author of the acclaimed 1951 novel "Memoirs of Hadrian" and the first woman to be elected to the Académie française,...
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )