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Guide to street art in Paris

Editions Alternatives has just brought out a new edition of this guide produced by Chrixcel, an urban art photographer, and Thomas Schmitt, known as "the artist with the cutter" - because he cuts, sculpts and chisels posters. The authors propose 10 routes to explore the...

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The Tea Book

Like calligraphy or ikebana, sad? (the Way of Tea) is a traditional art, influenced by Taoism and Zen Buddhism, in which powdered green tea, or matcha, is prepared in a very traditional way....

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Proust Voyant

To mark the centenary of Marcel Proust?s death on 18 November 1922, philosopher and sociologist Bertrand Méheust has published Proust Voyant (1). The author, a historian of metapsychology, highlights a totally overlooked aspect of the work of this great...

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The Lord of KathmanduFeatured

Part memoir, part historical novel, this is the life of an extravagant Nepalese king, a contemporary of Louis XIV. An extraordinary monarch, poet, magician, warrior, great builder and seducer, his life is a veritable Himalayan epic in which Éric Chazot, the...

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