Belleville, Street Art, and Coexistence

Living in the 1st arrondissement, I’ve had a privileged experience of Paris so far. My house overlooks the Seine, backs onto Rue Rivoli, and is within walking distance of the Louvre, Saint Chapelle, and Notre Dame. Because of this, my daily commute and neighborhood exploration rarely features decaying buildings, graffiti, or social housing. This is one of the many reasons … Continue reading »

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Bonjour! My name is Meghan Curran and I’m a junior at Wofford. I’m majoring in French and Intercultural Studies and I recently completed the Middle Eastern and North African Studies program as well. This fall, I’ll be studying with IES in Paris, France. While there, I’ll be taking classes about French culture, immigration and diversity, and … Continue reading »

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