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How would you describe your new book, The Novel of the Century: The Extraordinary Adventure of Les Misérables, in one sentence? An adventure story (writing...

Photography

Fotofever 2016

Now in it's fifth year, Fotofever is certainly not slowing down. The event, taking place at the Carrousel du Louvre, is where art galleries...
Photography featured in "Watercolor exhibit" by Henri Semidei

In Paris there is a seemingly endless list of museums and art galleries to discover and explore, but sometimes a smaller exhibit can be...
"Le Petit Prince" themed carrousel in Paris. Photo: Virginia Jones

Editor's note: Have you read Adam Gopnik's Paris to the Moon? The New Yorker writer's book of essays is a thoughtful memoir about an expat adapting to life...
Interior of the Pavillon de l'eau

Even the city’s most avid culture buffs haven’t discovered all the marvelous museums in Paris. Case in point: the Pavillon de l’eau, which we...

When did you move to the U.S., and where do you live there? I moved to the USA in July 1988, right after graduating...

Looking for a photographer in Paris? Clémentine B is a professional photographer who works both in the City of Light and also anywhere else...
The Critic, Paris (Photograph by Maurice Sapiro, 1956)

Let me introduce you to one of my favorite photographers on the planet. In-between stints spent playing the trumpet with the 279th Army Band in...
Yves Saint Laurent and Mary Russell

Between June 1976 and December 1978, a fortnightly English-language magazine called The Paris Metro made quite the stir. To quote Lex Hames, the author of...
Bastille Day fireworks

Bastille Day. La Fête Nationale. Quatorze Juillet. The 14th of July goes by many names in France. Whatever name you choose, it is a day...
Mathilde de L’Ecotais

Marché aux Puces de Saint-Ouen, the sprawling flea market north of Paris, celebrates 70 years of “elegance irrévérencieuse” this year. Founded in the late...

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