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Craig Carlson’s “Pancakes in Paris” recounts the harsh reality of French entrepreneurship. … More What it’s really like to start a restaurant in Paris
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Elaine Sciolino’s “The Only Street in Paris” chronicles everyday life in her Rue des Martyrs community. … More The Parisian neighborhoods that feel like villages
A 2014 study points the finger at French culture and education—but many questions are still left unanswered. … More Why are the French so unhappy?
“How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are” demystifies the allure and elegance of the Parisienne. … More Parisian women spill their secrets
I learn the real reason why Parisians are so late all the time. … More There’s nothing fashionable about French lateness
According to Joan DeJean, Paris became the first truly modern city thanks to its urban architecture, social life, and (of course) fashion. … More How fashion was born in 17th century Paris