12 November 2010

An Evening with Peter Gumbel

Peter Gumbel, author of a best-selling essay about the French education system, “On achève bien les écoliers”, will be our guest on November 16, and will […]
11 November 2010

A life in books

If you’re interested in what a great book editor sounds like and thinks about in 2010, you could not do better than reading this long interview […]
8 November 2010

Alan Riding at the Library

On June 14, 1940, German tanks rolled into a silent and deserted Paris. Eight days later, a humbled France accepted defeat along with foreign occupation. The […]
3 November 2010

The Magic of Manuscripts by Andrew Motion

The British Library’s Ritblat Gallery is a treasure trove of manuscripts. Andrew Motion, chairman of the Booker Committee, explains its magic … From INTELLIGENT LIFE Magazine, […]