The Alliance Française de Washington and Napoleon Bistro Lounge present
On Saturday, October 31, 10:00pm
“Halloween in Paris”, la suite
Washingtonians looking to experience a dreamlike escape this Halloween should head to Napoleon Bistro & Lounge on Friday, October 31 for Soirée Halloween in Paris, la suite (doors open at 10:00 p.m.). Adventure-seekers and culture vultures alike are invited to enjoy this electrifyingly chic Halloween costume… Continue
Spooky you, spooky me, spooky us One story says that, on that day, the disembodied spirits of all those who had died throughout the preceding year would come back in search of living bodies to possess for the next year. It was believed to be their only hope for the afterlife. The Celts believed all laws of space and time were suspended during this time, allowing the spirit world to intermingle with the living. Get ready for Thrilllllllllll -… Continue
2009 Jerome Lohez Foundation Scholarship awards recipients are
1. Captain Jordan Becker (USA, Sciences-Po - Columbia University Exchange Program)
Mr. Becker graduated from Georgetown University School of Foreign Services in 2001. Mr. Becker joined the United States Army after the outbreak of the September 11 tragedy. During almost a decade of active service in the U.S. Army, Mr.Becker was a paratrooper and Special Force team leader to lead combat patrols in Iraq, earning… Continue
Je m'apelle Kim, et je veux apprendre le française. J'ai pris un cours débutant quand j'étais en collège, mais j'oublie tout. Donc, maintenant je m'enseigne. Je sais que mon français est terrible maintenant, mais j'espère que vous serez patient avec moi. S'il vous plaît, ditez-moi si je fais une erreur! J'essaie appredre!
Un petit peu de moi: je suis une actrice et un danseur. J'ai 22 ans, et je suis allé à NYU pour étudier le théàtre. J'habite à… Continue
PARIS — Somali pirates in two skiffs fired on a French navy vessel early Wednesday after apparently mistaking it for a commercial boat, the French military said. The French ship gave chase and captured five suspected pirates.
Entire article at http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5gB7YMEDuCwwY9ncDOtPAkEI4-H2wD9B6C4K00
Added by Robert Roth on October 8, 2009 at 11:06pm —
My friends, if you don't mind and have 30 seconds, please go to http://www.theworldchallenge.co.uk/ and vote for Haiti in honor of all of our Haitian friends. Please forward this request to as many as possible. Thank you.
Port-au-Prince, Haiti was selected as one of the twelve finalists in the World Challenge 09 competition.
Haiti’s project is called Love ‘N Haiti which focuses on Decheteries De Carrefour Feuilles, [a factory that produces recycled paper… Continue
L’Invisible Dog, un centre d’art installé dans une ancienne usine au cœur de Cobble Hill à Brooklyn, [a ouvert] ses portes samedi (3 octobre). Un lieu chargé d’histoire, à l'origine du célèbre gadget des années 70, Invisible Dog, et qui pourrait bien redevenir à la mode grâce au Français Lucien Zayan.
« Transformer une usine désaffectée en un centre d’art ». Lucien Zayan s’était fixé ce pari fou… Continue
An essay can have a lot of intentions, but the basic structure of all type of essays will be same. You may be writing an argumentative essay to argue for a particular point of view or to may be doing a persuasive essay to explain the steps necessary to complete a task. Either way, your essay will have the same basic format and structure.
An essay consists of three major parts,
Amuse-Bouche No. 15: Fleas and friperies
by Julia Frey
The world is full of objets encombrants (nickname: “les monstres”).
Lydie and I love to chiner -- to go bargain hunting for brocante (“collectibles”, i.e. bric-a-brac). La chine doesn’t come from la Chine (China, same pronunciation) but from échine (spine), because rag and junk men used to carry their wares on their backs. We too wear backpacks as we… Continue