Aug 06, 2021
Week in review
On an expedition to Antarctica, the city of Arles & a medieval sword pyramid.
Jun 18, 2021
Legs here, legs there
On “L’Empire des sens de Boucher à Greuze” at the Musée Cognacq-Jay, Paris.
Books June 2021
The little corporal’s loot
Apr 22, 2021
Apropos of nothing in particular
On various recent & not-so-recent books of interest in Paris’s bookstores.
Books May 2021
Proust in person
Features March 2021
On French aristocrats at the twilight of the ancien régime.
Notes & Comments March 2021
A Gallic stand against illiberal ideology.
Letter from . . . January 2021
Drink a rum
On visits to the train stations and cemeteries of Paris.
Dec 15, 2020
À la recherche d’une tombe perdue
On a visit to the cemeteries of Paris on All Saints’ Day.