• 5 Facts About F. Scott Fitzgerald In Paris

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    F. Scott Fitzgerald, the author of The Great Gatsby and Tender is the Night, was part of the “Lost Generation” in Paris after World War I. “The best of America drifts to Paris. The American in Paris is the best American.”—F. Scott Fitzgerald Here are 5 facts about F. Scott Fitzgerald in Paris. Learn more

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  • 5 Facts About Richard Wright In Paris

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    Richard Wright, the author whose writings dealt with racial discrimination toward African Americans, found freedom from prejudice in Paris of the 1940s and 1950s. “[In Paris] I’ve never felt a moment of sorrow.”—Richard Wright Here are 5 facts about Richard Wright in Paris. Learn more about Richard Wright in Paris including the exact locations where

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  • 5 Facts About Henry Miller In Paris

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    Henry Miller, the author of Tropic of Cancer, spent ten years in Paris during the 1930s and 1940s. “It is no accident that propels people like us to Paris.”—Henry Miller Learn more about Henry Miller in Paris including the exact locations where he lived and frequented in Pilgrimage to Paris by Jayne R. Boisvert. Henry Miller

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  • 5 Facts About Willa Cather In Paris

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    Willa Cather, the Great Plains novelist and author of My Antonía and One of Ours, arrived in Paris in 1902 and remained steadfast in her affection for the city. “Paris is a hard place to leave, even when it rains incessantly and one coughs continually from the dampness.”—Willa Cather Learn more about Willa Cather in

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  • 5 Facts About Mark Twain In Paris

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    Mark Twain [Samuel Clemens], the author of such classics as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, was a frequent visitor to Paris. “In Paris they just simply opened their eyes and stared when we spoke to them in French! We never did succeed in making those idiots understand their own

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  • 5 Facts About James Baldwin In Paris

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    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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