Existentialism is not a warm or fuzzy philosophical frame. Yet for me, it’s rich in wisdom & a street-wise brand of comfort.
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Discover the powerful women in history who fought for the abortion rights in France that we have today.
In France, the publication of 3 books, all involving the well-off & famous in Saint-Germain-des-Près has come as a shock and the repercussions are devastating. Tongues are loosened in the wake of the #metoo movement.
What a fabulous shortlist! Mélissa reviews 6 Parisian novels guaranteed to take you on a journey across la Ville lumière.
With gender inequality making headlines worldwide, we take a look back at Simone de Beauvoir's 'The Second Sex'.
Simone de Beauvoir was a French existentialist philosopher whose book ‘The Second Sex’ challenged the accepted role of women in society.