18 February 2019

Books on social infrastructure and public spaces by Olga Ospina

The books that I present in this blog advocate for the creation of public spaces that generate a place for social connection, community building and civic […]
15 January 2019

Books in translation picks by Olga Ospina

In this article, I introduce some books translated into English recently. A modern take on Frankenstein, a story about friendship, a story about loneliness and a […]
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 […]