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OP-ED Notre-Dame From Fervor to Protest
NOTRE-DAME The Tradition of U.S. Philanthropy
INTERVIEW Stéphane Gerson
ICONIC Marianne, Pop Icon
AUTOMOBILE French Cars, American Roads
ENTERTAINMENT Netflix Banned from Cannes
TRENDING The Pussy Bow; Keeping Cool
LIFESTYLE Lito; CVC Stones
GASTRONOMY France in 45 Cheeses
PROFILE Les Levai
HERITAGE Leon Kroll at Omaha Beach
EXHIBITION Renoir: The Body, The Senses
BOOKS, CINEMA, LANGUAGE, GAMES

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May 2019

AGENDA French Events in the U.S.
OP-ED Cheers!
INTERVIEW Steven Kaplan on the Yellow Vests
GERARD ARAUD Ambassador in Washington Under Two Presidents
TENDANCE French Wine Scores a Slam Dunk with LeBron James
COMPETITION Aircraft Manufacturing, a High-Risk Profession
THE GENTLEMAN’S STYLE The Necktie
BEAU LIVRE Azzedine Alaïa, The Secret Story of a Collection
INTERVIEW John von Sothen: Monsieur Mediocre
WATCHES IWC: If You Please, Draw Me a Watch!
JEWELRY James de Givenchy, The Tailor of Stones
TASTY Oysters vs. Huîtres
BON APPETIT Oysters Rockefeller
WINE PAIRING
CONTROVERSIAL Jeff Koons Woos Paris with a Bouquet of Tulips
AUDACE Christo Has Paris in (W)raptures!
EXHIBITION Manet and Modern Beauty
CINEMA Non-Fiction; My Son
TRADITION New Blood for the Immortals
BOOK Olivier Bourdeaut, to the Tune of Nina Simone
REVIEW
THE WORDSMITH Elle court, elle court la faute
THE OBSERVER Do you speak Globish?
QUIZ & GAMES

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April 2019

OP-ED If I Had To Do It Again
THE OBSERVER Why Le Salon de l’Agriculture Is So Important
INTERVIEW Yascha Mounk: “Many people feel they are no longer benefiting from globalization”
ECONOMY Low-Cost Airlines Lose Altitude
FASHION Karl Lagerfeld: Chanel Loses its Guiding Light
TENDANCE Bernard Arnault, from Purist to Pop
PROFILE Anne Fontaine
JEWELY Boucheron, The First Jeweler on the Place Vendôme
WATCHES Bell & Ross, High-Flying Timepieces
SOCIETY The Success Story of Soccer in the United States
LIFESTYLE Vincent Darré, Surreal Interiors of Paris
BON APPETIT Chicken in Half-Mourning
EXHIBITION Toulouse-Lautrec and the Stars of Paris
CINEMA Sauvage, High Life
HOLLYWOOD 5 French Talents Taking Hollywood by Storm
OFF-BROADWAY Florian Zeller: “Isabelle Huppert is one of the few French actresses to perform in English”
BOOKS Laurent Gaudé, Observing the Wounds of History
PROFILE Michel Houellebecq: The Writer Behind the Phenomenon
THE WORDSMITH De Capharnaüm à Camembert
QUIZ & GAMES

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March 2019

OP-ED Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose
TRENDY Bilal Hassani, The Face of a Changing France
INTERVIEW Adam Gopnik: “Montaigne Is the Original Liberal Thinker”
THE OBSERVER Is the Monarchy Making a Come-Back?
ECONOMY GAFA, From Gold Mine to Firing Line?
CONTROVERSIAL Foie Gras and Its Foes
PROVOCATEUR Thierry Mugler: Couturissime
FASHION WEEK Alton Mason and Chanel
JEWELRY Cartier, The Jeweler of Royalty and Rappers
WATCHES Herbelin Sets Its Watch to American Time
INTERVIEW Pamela Druckerman: “The American ideal is to look as young as you can, while French women talk about being comfortable”
TASTY Saint-Jacques vs. Scallops
BON APPETIT Honeyed Pears with Goat Cheese and Thyme
MUSIC William Christie, the American Behind the Renaissance of French Baroque Music
INTERVIEW Marie-Monique Steckel: “France Is About More Than Just Molière”
EXHIBITION Les Lalanne at Paul Kasmin Gallery
BOOKS Leïla Slimani, a Writer Who Shatters Taboos
PHOTOGRAPHY JR: The Chronicles of San Francisco – Sketches
OBITUARY Michel Legrand
CINEMA The Mustang
The WORDSMITH T’as le bonjour d’Alfred !
QUIZ & GAMES

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February 2019

OP-ED To Be or Not to Be Politically Correct
INTERVIEW Janine Mossuz-Lavau on Sex in France
SNAPSHOT Images of Power from Both Sides of the Pond
ECONOMY “Has The American Dream Been Dashed?”
CHIC Amédée 1851, Transatlantic Scarves
JEWELRY Schlumberger, a Frenchman at Tiffany’s
BON APPETIT Butternut Bisque
EXHIBITION Monet, the Late Years
CINEMA
BOOKS Louise Bourgeois
THE OBSERVER Bad Manners Are Contagious
THE WORDSMITH La symphonie animale
QUIZ & GAMES

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January 2019

OP-ED The French Revolutionary Tradition
TASTY French Homard or American Lobster?
INTERVIEW Populism According to Francis Fukuyama
CHIC The Liberation of the Body
BON APPETIT King Cake With Ladurée
CALENDAR
CINEMA The Upside
BOOKS Alexander Calder: Radical Inventor
COMICS Lucky Luke, a Cowboy in Paris
THE OBSERVER Asterix Rides Again!
THE WORDSMITH Les mots à la mode
QUIZ & GAMES

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December 2018

OP-ED Clocking Off and Making Merry
ICONIC Classique by Jean Paul Gaultier
SWEET TOOTH Bar-le-Duc Redcurrant Preserve
SHOW France in Lights on Broadway
ETIQUETTE Dinner is Served
BON APPETIT Chestnut Cream Yule Log
CALENDAR
BOOKS
THE OBSERVER Vade Retro Santa Claus
THE WORDSMITH Dans tous les sens
QUIZ & GAMES

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November 2018

OP-ED The Identity Politics Fever
ICONIC The Guy Cotten Oilskin Jacket
SWEET TOOTH Les boulets de Montauban
IDOL Aznavour, the “French Sinatra”
HEALTH Rx and Green Cross
ISLANDERS The Guadeloupe Islands
JEWELRY Van Cleef & Arpels
BON APPETIT Crispy Duck Confit
CULTURAL CALENDAR
BOOKS
CINEMA Maria By Callas
THE WORDSMITH Aux noms du père
THE OBSERVER “A Turkey With French Dressing”
QUIZ & GAMES

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October 2018

OP-ED McDonald’s, a French Story
ICONIC The La Cornue Stove
SWEET TOOTH Salted Butter Caramel
THE GIVEAWAY French Medals
ART Olivier Tallec in America
ARCHITECTURE A Revolution in Boulogne-Billancourt
BON APPETIT White Bean Brandade
CALENDAR
BOOKS Proust’s Duchess
THE OBSERVER “You’ve Got Mail”
THE WORDSMITH Des nombres et des mots
QUIZ & GAMES

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September 2018

OP-ED The Ball That Separates Us
ICONIC Sennelier, a Merchant of Colors
SWEET TOOTH Le bonbon des Vosges
ISLANDERS That’s Right, St. Barts is French!
HERITAGE Heritage Lost and Found
BON APPETIT Mussels in Fennel and Tomato Broth
CALENDAR
BOOKS
CINEMA
THE OBSERVER Le bistrot est mort, vive le bistrot !
THE WORDSMITH A la chasse au pléonasme
QUIZ & JEUX

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August 2018

OP-ED Simon Weil, a Woman of France
ICONIC Sunglasses by Thierry Lasry
SWEET TOOTH Le biscuit rose de Reims
INTERVIEW Souleymane Bachir Diagne
HERITAGE French Period Rooms in the United States
PHOTOS World War I in France by Lewis Hine
BON APPETIT Bouillabaisse
CINEMA Memoir of War, an Excrutiating Wait
THE OBSERVER The Subtle Beauty of Tennis
THE WORDSMITH Poubelle, Sandwich et Doberman
QUIZ & GAMES

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July 2018

OP-ED Bastille Day
ICONIC Roger Vivier Heels
SWEET TOOTH Montélimar Nougat
FRENCH STYLE Françoise Hardy, Aging Gracefully
ISLANDERS Saint-Martin, French Touch in the Caribbean
SAVOIR-FAIT Gohard, The Masters of Gold
BON APPETIT Rillettes & Wine Pairing
CINEMA Gauguin, Voyage to Tahiti
GRAPHIC NOVEL Niki de Saint-Phalle
BOOKS Paris in Stride
THE OBSERVER The Magical Mystery Tour de France
THE WORDSMITH Les mots du pouvoir
QUIZ & GAMES

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June 2018

OP-ED Transatlantic Cousins
POLITICS White House State Dinners
ICONIC The Vichy Print
SWEET TOOTH The Verdun Dragée
COMMUNITY Larchmont, a French Paradise
WINE Rosé Finds Fame and Fortune in the U.S.
HERITAGE The Windows of Metz Cathedral
BON APPETIT Bistro Crème Caramel & Wine Pairing
BOOK Henri Samuel, Master of the French Interior
CINEMA Custody, a Portrayal of Domestic Violence
THE OBSERVER Whatever Happened to Politeness?
THE WORDSMITH Des mots et des vêtements
QUIZ & GAMES

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May 2018

OP-ED Such a Pretty Month of May
ART May 1968 in Contrast
ICONIC The Lacoste Polo Shirt
SWEET TOOTH La Bêtise de Cambrai
HEALTH Maternity in France vs. in the U.S.
ILLUSION Make-Believe Paris in the Heart of America
BON APPETIT Roasted Beet Salad & Wine Pairing
BOOKS Brazen, Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World
FASHION Givenchy
CINEMA The Great War Through the Eyes of Women
THE PROFESSOR Things We Say
THE OBSERVER The Slogans of May 1968
THE WORDSMITH Parlez-vous l’économie ?
QUIZ & GAMES

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April 2018

OP-ED Is French a Post-Colonial Language?
ICONIC The Laughing Cow
SWEET TOOTH Dijon Gingerbread
COMMUNITY French Citizens in the Crosshairs of the IRS
ISLANDERS Saint-Pierre-and-Miquelon
SPOTLIGHT All About Yves
ART What Jean Renoir’s Films Owe to His Father
BON APPETIT Braised Red Cabbage & Wine Pairing
BOOKS All the Buildings in Paris
CINEMA A Bag of Marbles
LITERATURE Le Passé Simple is Not So Simple
THE OBSERVER Whither French Cuisine?
THE WORDSMITH Fake news ou infox, les mots nouveaux
QUIZ & GAMES

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March 2018

OP-ED Happy as a Jew in France
ICONIC Red Socks
SWEET TOOTH Les galettes de Pont-Aven
BUSINESS Flying between Paris and New York
HERITAGE Raynaud’s Stained-Glass Windows at Noirlac
SPOTLIGHT Deyrolle, a Parisian Cabinet of Curiosities
ART Eugenia Errázuriz, A Modernist Story Untold
BON APPETIT Coq au Vin & Wine Pairing
BOOKS Josephine Baker
CINEMA Back to Burgundy
THE OBSERVER French Songs Get Their U.S. Groove
THE WORDSMITH Rue Johnny-Hallyday
QUIZ & GAMES

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February 2018

OP-ED Two Revolutions
ICONIC The Escape Scarf
SWEET TOOTH La praline de Montargis
COMMUNITY Like a Breton in America
BUSINESS The Airbus-Boeing Phony War
SAVOIR-FAIR The Art of the Trompe-l’œil
HISTORY How France Helped Make the U.S.A. a Reality
BON APPETIT Cassoulet
BOOKS Gauguin, The Other World
CINEMA 12 Days: Madness in the Face of Justice
LITERATURE What English Owes French
THE OBSERVER On Machine Translation
THE WORDSMITH Les termes médicaux
QUIZ & GAMES

 

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January 2018

OP-ED Johnny, France’s Good American
ICONIC The Louis Vuitton Trunk
SWEET TOOTH The Gugelhupf Cake
COMMUNITY French Book Clubs
CULTURE The Most Beautiful Cinemas in Paris
HISTORY Gallipolis, a French Utopia in Ohio
BON APPETIT Anna Potatoes
BOOKS Magritte, This is Not a Biography
CINEMA Lover For A Day
THE OBSERVER Jewish Humor in the U.S. and France
THE WORDSMITH L’écriture inclusive
QUIZ & GAMES

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December 2017

OP-ED Harassment: America is Stricter Than France
TIPS How to Spot a Good Baguette
ICONIC Christofle Silverware
SWEET TOOTH Candied Chestnuts
HERITAGE Versailles’ American Splendor
PROFILE Anka Muhlstein: Remembering Works Past
BON APPETIT Coffee Yule Log
BOOKS Monet, Itinerant of Light
CINEMA Happy End, a Chilling Family Farce
LITERATURE The Prix Goncourt in 2017
THE OBSERVER The Rise and Rise of Dictionaries
THE WORDSMITH Entre anacoluthe et hyperbole
QUIZ & GAMES

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November 2017

OP-ED After Las Vegas
ICONIC The Weston Moccasin
SWEET TOOTH Angélique de Niort
BUSINESS Get Ready For Beaujolais Nouveau!
BOOKS The Children’s Books America Can’t Put Down
FASHION American v. French Style
BON APPETIT
CALENDAR
CINEMA 120 Beats per Minute, a Lust for Life
THE OBSERVER Lost in Translation
THE WORDSMITH Noir, c’est noir
QUIZ & GAMES

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October 2017

OP-ED Toppling Statues
ICONIC The Pea Coat
SWEET TOOTH Le cannelé de Bordeaux
HISTORY Sainte-Mère-Eglise Really Remembers
WINE A Bottle of Burgundy’s Transatlantic Trip
BON APPETIT
CINEMA Faces Places: A Journey Through France
TRANSATLANTIC America Through the Eyes of Sartre
BOOKS Sartre, a Graphic Novel
LITERATURE A Fall Tradition
THE OBSERVER What Makes a Country Laugh?
THE WORDSMITH Les ambiguïtés du français
QUIZ & GAMES