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Paris Arts & Culture: 10 Top Picks for Summer 2021

The Summer 2021 Paris arts and culture season features light and color, a spotlight on Paris, and a major new player on the museum scene.
French pastry

Dreambook: Fabulous “French Pastry Made Simple” by Pastry Chef Molly Wilkinson

An American chef in Paris shares her tips and recipes in a new book, breaking down classic French pastry techniques for all.
French films

Paris Je T’aime: 6 French Films and TV series to Keep the Love Affair Hot 

What better way to indulge in Parisian lifestyle during the pandemic than with 6 popular French iconic films and television series. An American cinephile gives her top picks.
Paris Memoir

Adventures in Self-Publishing: Writing My Paris Memoir

An American photographer and podcaster recounts her journey from dreaming about writing to publishing her first Paris memoir.
Mandeep Rai

Dr. Mandeep Rai: Revealing Insights from 101 Countries Shine the Light on Values that Shape Our Lives

Looking for inspiration and direction during turbulent times? Drawing on lessons learned from 101 countries, Dr. Mandeep Rai says putting values first can provide the compass to navigate uncertainty in your life, family and work.
bookshops

The Gift of Giving Books to Save Our Bookshops in Paris

An American expat and avid reader argues that books are an essential part of life and suggests how to support your local bookshop this holiday season.
Paris art 2020

Paris Arts & Culture: 14 Top Picks for Fall-Winter 2020-2021

The Paris Fall-Winter 2020-2021 art season brings an enticing mix of famous names and new discoveries with a focus on fashion, photography, landscapes and the metaphysical.
Lindsey Tramuta

The New Parisienne: Do You Recognize this French Woman?

Author Lindsey Tramuta explores the myth of the French woman and offers a more timely, diverse and empowering vision of who embodies the New Parisienne.
gustave courbet

What’s in a statue? Politics, Women and Rebel Artist Gustave Courbet

The first artist authorised to copy Gustave Courbet's controversial work divulges some of the secrets behind the artist's work and life.
American Library in Paris centennial

100 Years! The Iconic Rise, Survival and Influence of the American Library in Paris

As the American Library in Paris celebrates its centennial, we look back at the origins, history, evolution and future of this literary landmark.