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Our picks of the week
Acclaimed Chicago chef Paul Kahan of Publican brings Switzerland’s favorite cheesy comfort food, raclette, to you. This upbeat 8 minute video takes a Swiss classic and gives it a decidely modern Chicago twist.
Now you can have access to book recommendations from our library. Blog post updated weekly that connects you to our favorite reads for any age and French level.
Armenian illustrator living in Paris, Edgar Artis playfully combines his pencil-drawn fashion illustrations with real life, miscellaneous objects. His work to date includes food art masterpieces such as a magnificent spaghetti ball gown, and a kiwi cocktail dress.
In this 1 hour and 30 mins video of a recent AF event, author and history professor Rebecca Spang brings us back to eighteenth-century Paris where the institution of the restaurant was beginning to shift. While attorney and scholar Richard Shepro reveals the true history of the four essential methods of food pairing.
A voir / To See
Available in English et en français.
The Louis Vuitton Foundation shares their archives online, from past exhibitions to musical performances. En français.
Chateau Versailles is offering virtual tours covering history, fashion, and food. In English et en français.
Shares virtual tours of over 60 Musees, and their exhibits range from general virtual tours to specialty exhibits, like cats in art throughout history.
Jean-Jacques Lequeu: Visionary Architect. Drawings from the Bibliothèque nationale de France with an introduction by Colin Bailey and a tour of the exhibition. In English.
The official YouTube channel of France 2's series SECRETS D'HISTOIRE presented by Stéphane Bern. While it features many intriguing hour+ long specials, it also offers highlights and more en français.
The Making of Paris with Historian Russell Kelley, a 6 part recorded presentation. In English, 1 hour each. See the individual presentations here: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, part 5, part 5.2, and part 6.
A lire / To Read
Online book about designer Raf Simons' creative work for Christian Dior. En français.
Now you can have access to comic books online. En français.
Now you can listen to your favorite Tintin adventures! Includes adaptations of "Les Cigares du pharaon", "Le Lotus bleu", "Les 7 boules de cristal" et le "Temple du soleil". En français.
A manger / Eat
Wanting more French and food? Check out this online guide that also features recipes. En français.
Now you can find all of your favorite French recipes through this French Youtube channel that features most videos under 2 minutes. En français.
Wanting to travel but feel like you’re stuck on your couch? Travel France, Francophone locations, and the rest of the world through this French series. Featuring stunning episodes 1 hour 30 minutes long. En français
Seulement 800 personnes vivent à l’année sur l’île d’Ouessant, en Bretagne. Nicole Ferroni et Raphaël de Casabianca partent à la découverte de l’île et de ses habitants. En français.
Partez à la découverte d’Argelès-sur-Mer, une petite ville française de 10 000 habitants située dans le département des Pyrénées-Orientales, en région Occitanie. Avec le blogueur voyage Bruno Maltor. En français
A la mode/ Fashion
Need easy access to the latest fashion shows/défilés? Check out the reviews and lookbooks directly from Vogue. Articles en français.
Get exclusive access to the backstage collection with Loic Prigent's most recent, mais non! sur Youtube, Fr/En and subtitles, each episode about 20/25 min. For English please choose Closed Captioning.