On Instagram, a one-of-a-kind archive of Lebanon’s rich fashion history

On Instagram, a one-of-a-kind archive of Lebanon's rich fashion history

Issued on: 05/01/2023 – 18:22 From professional fashion photography to family snaps, the “Lebanese Fashion History” Instagram account documents Lebanese life through images of turn-of-the-20th-century fashion and social upheaval. Its creator, an Australian fashion designer with Lebanese roots, told the FRANCE 24 Observers team what inspired him to create the first Lebanese fashion history archive. … Read more

how ‘The Prince’ ‘criticized’ taboos and announced modern politics

how 'The Prince' 'criticized' taboos and announced modern politics

In 1513, Machiavelli is a ruined man, denied by all. After so many good and loyal services, we turn our backs on him like dirt. He then retired to the countryside on his property in Sant’Andrea in the Chianti region. It was from the depths of this exile that he began to write his most … Read more