God and evil: Alain Houziaux does the “Job”

I remember reading Jean Daniel’s esteem for the “Book of Job”, to which he often referred. A Protestant friend always has it with her and … Read more

You’re simmering: press the mushroom with the omelet

We must admit, this year, we were rather empty-handed when it came to porcini mushrooms, chanterelles and other trumpets-of-death. It must be said that given … Read more

Juliette Gréco: “I was an object of scandal on two legs”

At the end of 2003, Juliette Gréco released an album in the form of an imperative creed: Love each other or else just disappear. On … Read more

«Betty», chère Cherokee – Culture / Next

Daughter of a “Woman as striking as a dream”, Betty is a whole, at the same time the heroine, the narrator and the title of … Read more

Bessie Jones, memory in her voice

Between 1959 and 1966, the ethnomusicologist and cultural activist Alan Lomax recorded the traditional songs of Elizabeth “Bessie” Jones, folk and gospel singer who witnessed … Read more

“It looked like two curls of butter on a saucer”

Human and animal smells, anatomical exploration, games, illnesses… A real shock that this first novel by Marieke Lucas Rijneveld, who first became known through her … Read more

Dried mushrooms – Culture / Next

It’s an old memory like our first omelet with chanterelles: we put a stool on the kitchen table to reach a monumental buffet where, behind … Read more