A barrel of French wine sold for a record price

Photo: twitter.com/Sothebys 228 liters of Corton Renardes Grand Cru wine sold at auction The drink was infused in a special 228 liter Fusion barrel, designed by the master François Frere. A 2021 barrel of Corton Renardes Grand Cru wine went under the hammer at the Hospices de Beaune charity auction for 800 thousand euros. About […]

First performance of “Welttheater Mozart” in Krefeld heals corona blues

November 12, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Celebrated world premiere at Theater Krefeld : Mozart heilt Corona-Blues Goddess Fortuna (Boshana Milkov) first teaches Amor (Robin Grunwald) – here in human form – the ABCs. Photo: Matthias Stutte Krefeld Francois De Carpentries and Karine Van Hercke have made a mix of rarely played arias, unknown canon and […]

Former French Prime Minister Francois Fillon has been appointed to a Russian oil company

Former French Prime Minister Francois Fillon PHOTO: Reuters Former French Prime Minister Francois Fillon has been appointed to the board of directors of Russia’s oil company Zarubezhneft. This is indicated by the list of its members on a special site with information about Russian companies, AFP reported. According to a list published by the Center […]

Which sociologist taught philosophy at the Lycée François 1er in Le Havre in 1933-1934?

Posted on 25/04/2021 at 12:47 Culture. A great figure of 20th century French liberalism, this thinker, professor of philosophy and talented tennis player also expressed his rejection of totalitarianism. Raymond Aron had his first teaching position in Le Havre. (Photo DR) Raymond Aron had his first teaching position in Le Havre. (Photo DR) This is […]

Pope Francis’ message of support to the Brazilian people

“I ask God to grant eternal rest to those who have died and to console the grieving hearts of those close to them, who very often have not even been able to say goodbye to them.” In a video message, Thursday April 15, on the occasion of the Spring Plenary Assembly of Brazilian Bishops, Pope […]

“Transhumanism and posthumanist Fictions” (M. Magda Maftei, dir.)

Journal of Human Sciences, n ° 341, January-March 2021: “Transhumanism and posthumanist Fictions” Mara Magda Maftei (dir.) Presses Universitaires du Septentrion, 2021. EAN13: 9782913761889. Transhumanism intends to create an “augmented man”, freed from his biological contingencies and more efficient. Posthumanist Fictions raise the anthropological, philosophical, political, economic and social questions that this raises. This issue […]

Mediapart in court, sued for defamation by François de Rugy

“Everything is true”. Mediapart defended itself Thursday from any defamation before the Paris court, where the online newspaper was on trial for one of the articles that pushed ex-minister François de Rugy upon resignation. Then Minister of the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, François de Rugy had resigned in July 2019 after a series of revelations: […]