Samedi dernier, une centaine de Bretons de France a défilé à New York. Invitée par BZH New York, l’association des amis de la Bretagne, la délégation venue de Quimper a défilé sur la Cinquième Avenue à l’occasion de la traditionnelle parade de la Saint-Patrick.…
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Cette semaine, USA 21 revient sur l'annulation de l'élection de Corinne Narassiguin, la députée des Français de l'étranger élue en Amérique du Nord. On tend le micro aussi à Hervé Pousot, le propriétaire de la boulangerie Almondine à Dumbo à New York, détruite lors du passage de l'ouragan Sandy, qui espère rouvrir fin février. On parle aussi… Continue
Added by USA 21.TV on February 21, 2013 at 12:00pm —
In the spirit of full disclosure, I didn't buy the entire tower: that would be pretentious, not to mention pricey---a recent study by Italy's Monza and Brianza Chamber of Commerce valued the Eiffel Tower at more than half a trillion (yes, with a T) dollars!
But I did purchase an original Eiffel Tower spiral staircase. You see, when the tower first opened to the public in 1889, before the elevators were… Continue
Added by Paul Michael Bedell on January 2, 2013 at 6:00pm —
On Tuesday, November 27, the French Culture Nights invites you at Highland Park Lounge featuring visual artist, Aurélien… Continue
Added by Enrique Gonzalez on November 20, 2012 at 5:00pm —
PATRICIA KAAS: "KAAS CHANTE PIAF"
Carnegie Hall, NYC
WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS FOR "KAAS CHANTE PIAF"… Continue
Added by FRENCH BUREAUEXPORT on October 26, 2012 at 3:45pm —
The first decade of the 21st century has witnessed changes in the scale and range of global educational mobility. According to the Institute of International Education, there are currently more than 3.3 million students studying in a country beyond their own.
Speaking to …
Added by Dening Lohez on September 10, 2012 at 10:00pm —
Towards the end of 2010, I wrote about Vickie Frémont on this site, as well as on my blog,… Continue
Added by Diane Chehab on August 5, 2012 at 6:00pm —
A la fin de 2010, j'avais écrit sur Vickie Frémont, sur ce site, ainsi que sur mon blog, Away From Africa.
Vickie est une créatrice française, née… Continue
Added by Diane Chehab on July 30, 2012 at 9:00pm —
Chantal, une ado (adolescent) who speaks excellent English with virtually no accent,… Continue
Added by Julia Frey on July 16, 2012 at 12:32pm —
Bonjour, New York! On Sunday, July 15, 2012, New Yorkers celebrate French culture at NYC’s annual three-block fête on 60th Street from 12-5pm!
Each year, Bastille Day on 60th Street brings the best of France to New York for Continue
an afternoon of activities and delights for the entire family. Kids can play a round…
Added by FIAF on June 20, 2012 at 4:30pm —
Original stories about Paris from the winners of the 2011 Paris Short Story Contest. For some, Paris is home, for others, merely a dream.… Continue
Added by Laurel Zuckerman on May 12, 2012 at 11:30am —
There is no kids' food in French school lunches. While the French serve things most of our kids would recognize (lasagna, for example), they also have kids eating everything from beet salad to endive, lentils to lettuce, and even roast guinea fowl and stinky blue cheese. And that’s what the preschoolers get.
Six million French… Continue
Added by Karen Le Billon on April 16, 2012 at 3:30pm —
Attention, French natives: Do you mind if I ask you guys a personal question? How often do you folks wash your hair? Continue
No, I'm not trying to raise hackles (or plumes de cou, for that matter), but I recently read a factoid online stating that 90% of Americans wash their hair every day. Well, let me tell you: never have I felt so American in my entire life. I myself have been performing such ablutions religiously for the last 30 years! But then "religiously" is no longer the word…
Added by Brian Quass on March 31, 2012 at 11:48am —
As our planet becomes more globalized it is expected that thousands of languages will become extinct by the end of the century. We ask that you join BZH New York as we team up with other French regional associations of NY (Alsace, Basque, Corsica) for a conference at City University of NY to highlight the endangered status of regional… Continue
Added by Anne-Sophie Kergaravat on March 30, 2012 at 10:30am —
This month, news from the Geneva Writers Conference, Upstairs at Duroc, The Young Authors Fiction Festival, Fred… Continue
Added by Laurel Zuckerman on February 6, 2012 at 7:35am —
Wanted: young star
French director of Amelie looking for boy for top role in new film Continue
By Michael D. Reid, timescolonist.com…
Added by Nathalie Charles on December 21, 2011 at 2:00pm —
I found this online and think it's pretty great. I love the way it uses a subway map as a "template."
The poster is 18 x 24 inches, and printed on heavyweight acid-free matte paper: Metro Wine Map of… Continue
Added by Nathalie Charles on October 17, 2011 at 3:30pm —
Bonjour New York in French!
I am an American who studied at the Institute of French Studies at NYU and lived in Brooklyn for 3 years. I am now living in the 18th arrondissement in Paris with my husband. For information about moving to France, seeing the sights, integrating into la culture francaise and just plain enjoying yourself in The City of Light, check out my blog:…
Added by Jessica P on September 1, 2011 at 8:42am —
Under The Milky Way is delighted to introduce the best of French and European cinema with several great films from Pathé International for the first time available in the US via the iTunes Store and soon coming to other digital platforms. Continue
Added by Nathalie Charles on August 25, 2011 at 2:30pm —
To conclude the 2011 Films on the Green Festival, the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, in partnership with the… Continue
Added by Nathalie Charles on August 22, 2011 at 11:30am —