11 February 2013

Theasa Tuohy: A word on Vietnam

    For many the Vietnam War is no more than history. For those of us for whom it is a vivid memory, the 45th anniversary […]
13 February 2012

On Perfume, Paris and Glamour

Denyse Beaulieu is an author and translator based in Paris. She writes a bilingual blog on scent. Her book The Perfume Lover: A Personal History of […]
31 January 2012

Fernanda Eberstadt on being an American writer in Europe

Fernanda Eberstadt is the American expatriate author of five acclaimed novels, Isaac and His Devils, Low Tide, When the Sons of Heaven Meet the Daughters of […]
23 January 2012

Sophie Hardach on Forced Marriages in France

Sophie Hardach wrote her novel The Registrar’s Manual for Detecting Forced Marriages while working as a journalist for Reuters in Paris. Originally inspired by the fragments […]