More beat than music

This post comes from the daily newsletter of the Culture department of Release, sent free of charge every evening. This is an article that must … Read more

Philippe Forest facing “the religion of resilience”

Philippe Forest, academic and novelist, has written extensively on literature. His first essay, which dates from 1992, is devoted to Philippe Sollers. Three years later, … Read more

Edith Dekyndt, the edge of the bitter

A few cables away from the shipyards where huge almost completed cruise ships block the horizon, the art center of Saint-Nazaire, the Grand Café, presents … Read more

Death of the great violinist Ida Haendel

Polish violinist Ida Haendel, 91, died on Tuesday in Miami. Child prodigy, pushed by a painter father who would have liked to become a musician, … Read more