Suggestion of French news
You want to keep up on French and in the same time want to follow up what is going on around the world? Then read your news in French!
Try out the French articles listed below.
Literature - "Nous ne trahirons pas le poème de Rodney Saint-Eloi. L’espace des lucioles"
If you want to discover a current French speaking poet and learn about a French editor, while having an analysis of part of its work, then you should read this article. A poet between two cultures: Haitian and Quebecoise.
Opera and dance - "Mémoires, ruses et détours des danses diasporiques selon Bintou Dembélé"
This article is in the same time a review of a classic opera given in Paris a few months ago with an inspiring interpretation of the choregraphs, and an analysis of the diasporic and urban kinds of dances. It is a long but interesting article. You could in the same time learn a lot about dances, integration in the society and a classical French opera.
Arts exhibition – "Tendez l’oreille, les montres vous parlent"
An exhibition should normally be visible to the public in Paris now, one on an illustrator named Léopold Chauveau, who was also a doctor, a writer and a sculptor. On that occasion the museum asked a current French illustrator and writer for children, Claude Ponti, to write stories about Léopold Chauveau’s character and read a few of them, currently online.
If you want to learn more about those two French artists, have the opportunity to discover their creations and listen to those stories, then give a look at that article.