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Written by Emmanuel Carrère; John Lambert (Translator)
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In My Heart

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What's These Worlds Coming To?

Written by Jean-Luc Nancy & Aurélien Barrau; Flor Méchain & Travis Holloway (Translators)
Our contemporary challenge, according to Jean-Luc Nancy and Aurelien Barrau, is that a new world has stolen up on us. We no longer live in a world, but in worlds. Together, Barrau, an astrophysicist, and Nancy, a distinguished philosophy professor, argue that contemporary thought has shifted from deconstruction to what they carefully call the struction of dis-order. READ MORE

How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are

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Selected Plays of Alphonse Allais

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Our Lady of the Nile

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On the Abolition of All Political Parties

Written by Simone Weil a new translation from the French and with an introduction by Simon Leys, with a biographical essay by Czeslaw Milosz
Dissecting the dynamic of power and propaganda caused by party spirit, the increasing disregard for truth in favor of opinion, and the consequent corruption of education, journalism, and art, Simone Weil forcefully makes the case that a true politics can only begin where party spirit ends. READ MORE

Jewish Mothers Never Die

Written by Natalie David-Weill
The mothers of some of the most illustrious Jewish men in recent history—Albert Einstein, Marcel Proust, Sigmund Freud, Woody Allen, the Marx Brothers—are chatting in heaven. The subject: their respective sons—and their undying love for their mothers.Written with a delicate touch, Jewish Mothers Never Die reveals in tender, funny, and searing portraits how some women continue to live through their children—even after death. READ MORE

I Know a Bear

Written by Mariana Ruiz Johnson
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How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are: Love, Style, and Bad Habits

Written by Anne Berest, Audrey Diwan, Caroline de Maigret, and Sophie Mas
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Saving Mona Lisa

Written by Gerri Chanel
In late August 1939, as war loomed over Europe, curators at the Louvre nestled the world's most famous painting into a special red velvet-lined case and spirited her away to the Loire Valley. Thus began the biggest evacuation of art and antiques in history. READ MORE

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