#Bookchat - 'My Cousin Maria Schneider' by Vanessa Schneider - In August 2023 #Bookchat discussion events were held online across five time zones with Discussion Moderator - Elisabeth Sauvage-Callaghan and Coordinator - My French Life Magazine Fondatrice, Judy MacMahon.
Favorite places and advice: Opening a bank account or finding a place to rent are the two hardest things to do here these days. I guess my piece of advice would be this...
Artist Colony: My friends are artists—he paints, she dances—themselves, and they want to create a place for artist retreats and residencies.
French citizenship: I returned in 2006, after a difficult separation and divorce. I really needed to leave France for a while. I think the biggest shock was how ...
"learning French wasn't easy, I will admit. Sometimes I think the differences between France and the U.S. outweigh the similarities."
Which is a better film; La Famille Bélier or CODA? See what Elisabeth thinks...
CODA is the U.S. remake of a 2014 French film, La Famille Bélier, the latest in a long list of Hollywood adaptations of French movie hits - Wikipedia lists 105 of them
Memories of a childhood in France rich with typical antics and wonderful memories
Je me souviens: Ah, nostalgie, quand tu nous tiens…. I remember: Oh, nostalgia, when you get a hold of us….
"In language acquisition, input is of the essence & I got a lot of it!"