Claire de Duras, novelist of otherness

In the 1820s, Claire de Duras was an essential social figure: her salon was brilliantly attended and her literary opinion played an important role in … Read more

“Mr. Paty, he was too funny, we all wanted to have him”

Samuel Paty, the history-geo teacher assassinated on Friday, was apparently an ace at jokes. Charlotte (1), 13, tells how much he could make people laugh … Read more