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'Old Paris is no more'

22 mins | Aug 15, 2019

Revisit 19th century Paris, when the city attempted to design out rebellion, but ended up encouraging it. Paris — where millions of euros were donated following the fire at 'Notre-Dame' — is a city renowned for its architecture. But behind its idyllic boulevards and parks lies a story with a political legacy. Jess McHugh tells the story in Lapham's Quarterly.

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From Lapham's Quarterly