• 5 Facts About James Baldwin In Paris

    5 Facts About James Baldwin In Paris0

    James Baldwin, the American author of Go Tell It on the Mountain and Giovanni’s Room, was more than a novelist, poet, playwright, and activist. James Baldwin fulfilled his dream of living in Paris beginning in 1948. “It is perfectly possible to be enamoured of Paris while remaining totally indifferent or even hostile to the French.”—James

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  • 5 Facts About Gertrude Stein In Paris

    5 Facts About Gertrude Stein In Paris1

    Gertrude Stein, the author of The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas and The Making of Americans, was more than a novelist, poet, and playwright. Gertrude Stein was an imposing figure in the expat community in Paris during the first half of the twentieth century. “America is my country and Paris is my hometown.”—Gertrude Stein Here

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  • 5 Facts About Ernest Hemingway In Paris

    5 Facts About Ernest Hemingway In Paris1

    Ernest Hemingway, the author of The Old Man and the Sea, A Farewell to Arms, and For Whom the Bells Tolls, among many others, was part of the Lost Generation of American writers from World War I to 1929. Ernest Hemingway also spent time in Paris. “If you are lucky enough to have lived in

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  • 4 Must-Read Books About Americans In Paris

    4 Must-Read Books About Americans In Paris0

    Throughout history, notable Americans including writers,  journalists, politicians, musicians and performers, artists and architects, and many others have been drawn to the French capital, Paris. Learn more about the American experience in the City of Light with these 4 must-read books about Americans in Paris. 1. The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris by David McCullough

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  • 5 Must-Read Books About Paris

    5 Must-Read Books About Paris0

    Armchair travelers, are you ready to visit the French capital? Take a trip to the City of Light, and learn about the city’s history and residents, with these 5 must-read fiction and non-fiction books about Paris. 1. Sarah’s Key by Tatiana De Rosnay “Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten year-old girl, is brutally arrested with

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  • 10 Interesting Facts About Shakespeare And Company In Paris

    10 Interesting Facts About Shakespeare And Company In Paris0

    If you’re a writer or a reader, you’ve probably heard about Shakespeare and Company in Paris. Throughout its history, the bookstore has attracted a long list of American and international authors including Ezra Pound, Ernest Hemingway, André Gide, Ford Madox Ford, James Joyce, David Sedaris, and Donna Tartt. Here are 10 interesting facts about the 

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