Jack London, a convict of writing, shaped by the cadences of the factory

THE FIRST PROFESSION OF WRITERS (3/5) – From the age of 10, the American writer multiplied odd jobs to help his family. He forced himself to write at least a…

Borys Kagarlytsky sent a letter from the pre-trial detention center to his relatives and ociates

Activists published on social networks the letter of sociologist and political scientist Borys Kagarlytskyi, who was arrested in the case of justifying terrorism. As noted, they managed to negotiate with…

Ancient Greek, inclusive writing, “franglais”… Hélène Carrère d’Encausse or the requirement of the French language

Young Hélène, born Zurabishvili, prayed for a long time to replace a cumbersome and barbaric surname. The French language gave her the identity to which she aspired. Jean Cocteau ured…

At the JDD, war of attrition between the shareholder and the writing

By Claudia Cohen Published 45 minutes ago, Update 45 minutes ago journalists from the JDD take part in a demonstration organized by Reporters Without Borders on June 27 in Paris.…

Chieti, the writing Dux reappears at Villa Santa Maria

The large Dux writing, imprinted with white lime on the rock, has reappeared in the small town of Villa Santa Maria, in the province of Chieti, as an Istituto Luce…

with “Writing your life”, Pauline Bayle fails to embody the universe of Virginia Woolf

“Writing your life”, based on the work of Virginia Woolf, directed by Pauline Bayle, in Avignon, July 7, 2023. CHRISTOPHE RAYNAUD DE LAGE There are sentences which, for the actors,…

Geoffroy Lejeune at the JDD: the writing on strike asks Emmanuel Macron to position himself

Another Sunday without Sunday Journal on newsstands. For the third consecutive week, the JDD will not appear this July 9, following the strike movement launched after the appointment of Geoffroy…

“I like when writing takes me in unknown directions”

George Benjamin, in London, in 2011. MATTHEW LLOYD A major figure in today’s music, the composer and conductor George Benjamin (born in London in 1960) is distinguished by a powerfully…

The authors in residence already love it: the first world center dedicated to writing has opened in the Oise

In the heart of downtown Clermont, in the Oise, a literary revolution is underway. In the childhood home of the Nobel Prize for Literature Roger Martin du Gard, took place…

What are the mistakes to avoid when writing a will?

Question to an expert I am about to write my will, what should I pay attention to? The most frequently used will is the holograph, which must be written in…

Geoffroy Lejeune at the JDD: the writing “not reured” by the arguments of Arnaud Lagardère

The editorial staff of the Journal du Dimanche (JDD) must decide this Wednesday whether it continues its striketo challenge the scheduled arrival of Geoffroy Lejeune at its head. Less than…

Arnaud Lagardère saw the writing but did not “reure” it, according to the SDJ

By Le Figaro with AFP Published 38 minutes ago, Update 22 minutes ago In an interview published by Le FigaroArnaud Lagardère ured that the appointment of Geoffroy Lejeune proceeded from…

“Rivers of Writing” exhibition, in Montricher: fluttering with Vladimir Nabokov

The exhibition “Vladimir Nabokov. Shores of Writing”, at the Jan Michalski Foundation in Montricher (Switzerland). LEO FABRIZIO The small road that goes up to Montricher, a Swiss town in the…

feminist writing, to hope for something new

“Women and style. For a “feminist gaze””, by Azélie Fayolle, Divergences, 214 p., €16. Although literary history and school curricula are still struggling to give them their full place, not…

Casper Ruud masters Holger Rune in four sets to qualify for the semis at Roland-Garros

In the remake of the tense quarter-final which pitted the two men last year at the same stage of the competition, Casper Ruud once again triumphed. The fourth player in…