Miriam Bridenne | July 23, 2021
“Loving a city ? What does that really mean ? " JC Bailly
“Loving a city ? What does that really mean ? " JC Bailly
“Loving a city ? What does that really mean ? " JC Bailly
Miriam Bridenne | July 23, 2021
Written by six people, Boulevard de Yougoslavie discusses the renovation of a neighborhood in Rennes. The unusual thing at play is that everyone who lives there has something to say about it.
Written by six people, Boulevard de Yougoslavie discusses the renovation of a neighborhood in Rennes. The unusual thing at play is that everyone who lives there has something to say about it.
Written by six people, Boulevard de Yougoslavie discusses the renovation of a neighborhood in Rennes. The unusual thing at play…
Alice de Reviers | July 17, 2021
Since the annual Films on the Green series of outdoor screenings has just kicked off in New York City, starting with Claude Pinoteau’s La Boum, today’s literary staff pick will be dedicated to our screens.  Here is a book on everything else but books - an essay on pop culture, mainstream media and the norms they transmit. 
Since the annual Films on the Green series of outdoor screenings has just kicked off in New York City, starting with Claude Pinoteau’s La Boum, today’s literary staff pick will be dedicated to our screens.  Here is a book on everything else but books - an essay on pop culture,…
Since the annual Films on the Green series of outdoor screenings has just kicked off in New York City, starting…
Miriam Bridenne | June 9, 2021
Canoës, the splendid collection of interconnected short stories--or a novel in pieces, your choice--that Kerangal has just released places itself equally in this balance between life and death. The author explores how grief traverses her characters through a minute study of their voices.
Canoës, the splendid collection of interconnected short stories--or a novel in pieces, your choice--that Kerangal has just released places itself equally in this balance between life and death. The author explores how grief traverses her characters through a minute study of their voices.
Canoës, the splendid collection of interconnected short stories--or a novel in pieces, your choice--that Kerangal has just released places itself…
Miriam Bridenne | June 9, 2021
The silence that surrounds the Algerian War occupies a central place in The Art of Losing, the outstanding novel by Alice Zeniter that borrows its title from nothing less than the exceptional poem One by Elizabeth Bishop--the last two stanzas of which resonate particularly well with the fate of Ali and his family.
The silence that surrounds the Algerian War occupies a central place in The Art of Losing, the outstanding novel by Alice Zeniter that borrows its title from nothing less than the exceptional poem One by Elizabeth Bishop--the last two stanzas of which resonate particularly well with the fate of Ali…
The silence that surrounds the Algerian War occupies a central place in The Art of Losing, the outstanding novel by…
Adam Hocker | June 3, 2021
it is no surprise that Artaud found kinship in the figure of Vincent Van Gogh, whose tortured life and exceptional talents mirrored his own. Outraged at the French psychiatrist François-Joachim Beer's public assessment of Van Gogh as a madman during a retrospective exhibit of his work in 1947, Artaud decided to write a poem/essay in defense of the great artist…
it is no surprise that Artaud found kinship in the figure of Vincent Van Gogh, whose tortured life and exceptional talents mirrored his own. Outraged at the French psychiatrist François-Joachim Beer's public assessment of Van Gogh as a madman during a retrospective exhibit of his work in 1947, Artaud decided…
it is no surprise that Artaud found kinship in the figure of Vincent Van Gogh, whose tortured life and exceptional…
Jeannie Rabearinaivo | June 2, 2021
2021 International Booker Prize winner At Night All Blood is Black is a violently beautiful account of the horrors of war--of the savagery that takes men's lives and that strips all morality from those who survive.
2021 International Booker Prize winner At Night All Blood is Black is a violently beautiful account of the horrors of war--of the savagery that takes men's lives and that strips all morality from those who survive.
2021 International Booker Prize winner At Night All Blood is Black is a violently beautiful account of the horrors of war--of…
Miriam Bridenne | May 20, 2021
Paris, the 1970s. Héloïse and Esther meet at the prestigious Ecole Alsacienne. Their friendship is immediate and will remain unwavering.
Paris, the 1970s. Héloïse and Esther meet at the prestigious Ecole Alsacienne. Their friendship is immediate and will remain unwavering.
Paris, the 1970s. Héloïse and Esther meet at the prestigious Ecole Alsacienne. Their friendship is immediate and will remain unwavering.
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