Nos richesses

En 1935, Edmond Charlot a vingt ans et il rentre Alger avec une seule id e en t te, prendre exemple sur Adrienne Monnier et sa librairie parisienne Charlot le sait, sa vocation est de choisir, d accoucher, de promouvoir de jeunes crivains de la M diterran e, sans distinction de langue ou de reli

The French Intifada: The Long War Between France and Its Arabs

A provocative rethinking of France s long relationship with the Arab worldTo fully understand both the social and political pressures wracking contemporary France and, indeed, all of Europe as well as major events from the Arab Spring in the Middle East to the tensions in Mali, Andrew Hussey believe

Looking for The Stranger: Albert Camus and the Life of a Literary Classic

The Stranger is a rite of passage for readers around the world Since its publication in France in 1942, Camus s novel has been translated into sixty languages and sold than six million copies It s the rare novel that s as at likely to be found in a teen s backpack as in a graduate philosophy

Inside the Battle of Algiers: Memoir of a Woman Freedom Fighter

This gripping insider s account chronicles how and why a young woman in 1950s Algiers joined the armed wing of Algeria s national liberation movement to combat her country s French occupiers When the movement s leaders turned to Drif and her female colleagues to conduct attacks in retaliation for F

The Plague

A gripping tale of human unrelieved horror, of survival and resilience, and of the ways in which humankind confronts death, The Plague is at once a masterfully crafted novel, eloquently understated and epic in scope, and a parable of ageless moral resonance, profoundly relevant to our times In Oran