a novel about the painful partition of Cyprus, a return to the past and a book to reflect on rest

a novel about the painful partition of Cyprus, a return to the past and a book to reflect on rest

Published on 04/22/2022 11:15 Updated on 04/22/2022 11:17 FRANCEINFO Article written by On Thursday April 21 at franceinfo, cultural journalist Anne-Marie Revol decided to discuss an eclectic selection of books that will delight young and old. First she selected The island of lost trees, a novel by Elif Shafak. We meet Ada, a 16-year-old Cypriot … Read more

“We, artists and actors in the cultural sector, want to launch an alert about the marginalization of the issues of arts and culture”

"We, artists and actors in the cultural sector, want to launch an alert about the marginalization of the issues of arts and culture"

Grandstand. The artists and actors of the cultural sector want to launch an alert about the marginalization of the issues of art and culture in an electoral campaign that has made the political inability to give meaning to cultural policies spectacular. We can easily ask ourselves the question: is there still a cultural policy in … Read more

THAILAND – CULTURE: At Coachella, rapper Milli works up an appetite for a Thai dessert

Thai rapper milli

We reproduce here an article from Courrier International that we recommend reading. The first Thai artist to be invited to the prestigious Coachella festival in California, rapper Milli caused a sensation and her onstage tasting of a cup of sticky rice with coconut milk and mango sparked unprecedented enthusiasm for this dessert and a power … Read more

An event in three stages to promote access to culture

Triptyque

Triptych at the Desjardins Cultural Center ©Photo courtesy – Dupont Photo – The Action The evening will take place in three parts. Imagined around the long-awaited performance of the Cowboys Fringants, the Desjardins Cultural Center Triptych charity event will take place in three stages that are as grandiose as they are surprising. If the evening … Read more

A bouquet of culture offered by the Nièvre independent bookshops, Saturday April 23

Un bouquet de culture offert par les librairies indépendantes de la Nièvre, samedi 23 avril

There are some that we leaf through, others whose pages we turn. Rosa y libro will be offered by independent bookstores for Sant Jordi. “We must not forget that independent bookstores are a network. Independent does not mean isolated. “Wilfrid Séjeau, a bookseller participating in this national event, wants to promote the “close ties of … Read more

A historic audience for France Culture

A historic audience for France Culture

With 1,786,000 listeners, France Culture achieved the best audience in its history!In a context of very strong news, the chain of ideas, knowledge and creation continues to develop a demanding offer. Analysis shows acclaimed by a record number of listeners on all airwaves: significant growth throughout the day on air and on digital. 1,786,000 daily … Read more

For the Ukrainian children of Saint-Girons, “the discovery of another school system and a different culture”

For the Ukrainian children of Saint-Girons, "the discovery of another school system and a different culture"

the essential A few weeks after the arrival of the Ukrainian families in Saint-Girons, the children’s schooling was organized. For three weeks, several Ukrainian refugee families have been staying in the Palétès camp. After a period of adaptation of all these families in difficulty, Muriel Ferret, assistant responsible for education and childhood, takes stock of … Read more

Bastia “European Capital of Culture”: “We are going to consolidate what exists and expand it”

Bastia "European Capital of Culture": "We are going to consolidate what exists and expand it"

Objective 2028. The city of Bastia competes to obtain the seal of “European Capital of Culture”. The association created to support this candidacy has just appointed a general curator, Pierre Lungheretti, and a project manager, Muriel Peretti. Meet What if culture were the key to the development of a territory? This is the bet that … Read more