November 21 Reading

Upstairs at Duroc  invites you to a fiction/nonfiction reading in their series “Pause on the Landing” with writers Isabelle Solal, Lala Drona and Melinda Mayor.

When: November 21, 2013, 7 PM

Where: Berkeley Books of Paris, 8 rue Casimir Delavigne, 75006 Paris, Metro Odeon

Isabelle Solal worked as a lawyer for several years and is currently a PhD student at INSEAD. She is the author of the novel In the Past Imperfect and several short stories. She was born in France, raised in the US, and has also lived in the UK, Belgium and Switzerland.

Lala Drona is an American writer/artist whose current project location is Paris. Her latest publication of short fiction, “Gnaw”, appears in the horror anthology What Fears Become by Imajin Books. More about Drona can be found at

Melinda Mayor is a writer and performer whose work has been featured in the online magazine France Revisited and on stages from Vancouver to London. As a singer, her voice has been called “100% musical firepower” (The Muse’s Muse) and she can currently be heard singing French chansons as a singing tour guide of Montmartre. For more of
Mayor’s work, please visit