All year long, Quais du Polar offers schools different projects around the crime fiction genre.
On the festival, students will be able to participate in the Great City investigation, the Dark dictation and encounters with authors. This year, Serena Blasco, Guillaume Le Cornec, GioacchinoCriaco, MimmoGangemi, Philippe Jaenada, Craig Johnson and Deon Meyer will exchange with students on their works.
At the Hôtel de Ville, “Un certain regard” association will accompany the very young in artistic workshops around the theme of investigation and Saint-Jean librarians will offer hem fun readings.
The festival will also be the achievement of several projects set up with classes. Hence, pupils will attend the reward of the Youth Prize Quais du Polar/ Ville de Lyon, and secondary schools students will join in an oratory contact (Battle Polar), and high school students will participate in exchanges on cinematographic adaptation and translation.
In the frame of a collaborative writing project with children of the Foyer de l’Enfance de la
Métropole/ Metrpolitan Children’s Home (IDEF), lounges Hôtel de Ville will host young actors and their families on reading at full voice session of their crime fiction short stories.