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Institut Du Monde Arabe
The Arab
Arab
World Institute (abbreviated "AWI"; French: Institut du Monde Arabe, abbreviated "IMA") is an organization founded in Paris
Paris
in 1980 by 18 Arab
Arab
countries with France
France
to research and disseminate information about the Arab
Arab
world and its cultural and spiritual values
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French Language
French (le français [lə fʁɑ̃sɛ] ( listen) or la langue française [la lɑ̃ɡ fʁɑ̃sɛz]) is a Romance language
Romance language
of the Indo-European family. It descended from the Vulgar Latin
Vulgar Latin
of the Roman Empire, as did all Romance languages. French has evolved from Gallo-Romance, the spoken Latin
Latin
in Gaul, and more specifically in Northern Gaul. Its closest relatives are the other langues d'oïl—languages historically spoken in northern France
France
and in southern Belgium, which French (Francien) has largely supplanted. French was also influenced by native Celtic languages
Celtic languages
of Northern Roman Gaul
Gaul
like Gallia Belgica
Gallia Belgica
and by the (Germanic) Frankish language of the post-Roman Frankish invaders
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Harper's Magazine
Harper's
Harper's
Magazine (also called Harper's) is a monthly magazine of literature, politics, culture, finance, and the arts. Launched in June 1850, it is the second-oldest continuously published monthly magazine in the U.S. ( Scientific American
Scientific American
is the oldest, but did not become monthly until 1921). The current editor is James Marcus, who replaced Christopher Cox in March 2016
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Philippe Ardant
Philippe Ardant (July 21, 1929 – June 6, 2007) was a French jurist, former president of the Constitutional Court of the principality of Andorra, former president of the Arab World Institute[1] and former president of Panthéon-Assas University.[2] He had been a professor at the universities of Poitiers, Beirut and Panthéon-Assas. He had co-founded Pouvoirs,[3] a journal of constitutional law and political science. References[edit]^ The Middle East. IC Publications Ltd. (87). 1982.  Missing or empty title= (help) ^ L'Express (in French): 29. 1995.  Missing or empty title= (help) ^ Le Nouvel Observateur (in French) (651): 43
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Paul Carton
Paul Joseph Edmond Carton (12 March 1875 – 20 October 1947) was a French physician.This biography related to medicine in France is a stub
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Edgard Pisani
Edgard Pisani (French: [pizani]; 9 October 1918 – 20 June 2016)[1] was a French statesman, philosopher, and writer.Contents1 Biography 2 Books 3 Films 4 ReferencesBiography[edit] Pisani was born in Tunis,[1] French Tunisia, of French parents of Maltese origin.[2] He spent his childhood in Tunisia and later studied in Paris. Pisani holds a "licence de lettres" from La Sorbonne, and a Doctorate in political science.[3] He held positions in various governments in France: Senator (1954–1961)(1974–1981), Minister of Agriculture (1961–1966), Parliamentarian (1967–1968), European Commissioner (1981–1985), Minister of New Caledonia (1985), President of the Arab World Institute (1988–1995)
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Yves Guéna
Yves Guéna (6 July 1922 – 3 March 2016) was a French politician. In 1940, he joined the Free French Forces in the United Kingdom. He received several decorations for his courage. He belonged to various right wing parties: Union pour la nouvelle République (1962–1968), the Union of Democrats for the Republic (1968–1978) and the Rally for the Republic (1978–1997). He occupied several posts as minister. In 1968, he was the minister of information.[1] He was a member of the Parliament between 1962 and 1981 and then again between 1986 and 1988. He was a senator between 1989 and 1997. In 2000, Guéna was named president of the Constitutional Council of France. In 2004 he left to become president of the Arab World Institute until 2007. References[edit]^ "De Gaulle Bans Gatherings". St. Petersburg Independent. 12 June 1968. pp. 12–A
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Dominique Baudis
Dominique Baudis (French: [bodi]; 14 April 1947 – 10 April 2014) was the French ombudsman. Formerly a journalist, politician and Mayor of Toulouse, he had been a member of DL and later of the leading centre-right Union for a Popular Movement.Contents1 Biography1.1 Early life 1.2 Career2 References 3 External linksBiography[edit] Early life[edit] Dominique Baudis was born in Paris. His father, Pierre Baudis, served as the Mayor of Toulouse. Career[edit] A journalist, he was a foreign correspondent for TF1 in the Middle East from 1976 to 1977. He was news anchor on TF1 from 1977 to 1980 and from 1980 to 1982 on FR3. A member of the CDS (a member of the centre-right UDF, he was elected to replace his father, Pierre Baudis as mayor of Toulouse (Haute-Garonne) in the French municipal elections, 1983
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Renaud Muselier
Renaud Muselier (born 6 May 1959) is a French politician. His political mandates include: Biography[edit] He is the grandson of Admiral Émile Muselier. He is the nephew of the Queen Geraldine of Albania (née Countess Apponyi de Nagy-Apponyi), wife of the last King of Albania, Zog I deposed by the Italians in 1939. Political career[edit] He was a member of the General Council of the department of Bouches-du-Rhône from 1992 to 1995 and member of the Regional Council of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur from 2004 to 2007. He was Deputy Mayor of Marseille from 1995 to 2008. He served as a member of the National Assembly of France for the 5th constituency of Bouches-du-Rhône from 1993 to 2002, then from 2007 to 2012. From 2002 to 2005, he served as Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs.[1] He was re-elected of the Regional Council of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur in December 2015 and became First Vice-President
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Jack Lang (French Politician)
Jack Mathieu Émile Lang (French pronunciation: ​[dʒakˈlɑ̃ɡ]; born 2 September 1939)[1] is a French politician. A member of the Socialist Party, he served as France's Minister of Culture from 1981 to 1986 and 1988 to 1992, and as Minister of Education from 1992 to 1993 and 2000 to 2002. He was also the Mayor of Blois
Blois
from 1989 to 2000
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List Of Museums In Paris
There are around 130 museums in Paris, France
France
within city limits
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Musée Du Quai Branly
The musée du quai Branly – Jacques Chirac
Jacques Chirac
(French pronunciation: ​[my.ˈze dy ˈkɛ bʁɑ̃.ˈli]) in Paris, France, is a museum featuring the indigenous art and cultures of Africa, Asia, Oceania, and the Americas. The museum collection has 450,000 objects, of which 3,500 are on display at any given time, in both permanent and temporary thematic exhibits. A selection of objects from the museum is also displayed in the Pavillon des Sessions of the Louvre. The Quai Branly Museum opened in 2006, and is the newest of the major museums in Paris. It received 1.15 million visitors in 2016.[1] It is jointly administered by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication and the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, and serves as both a museum and a center for research
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Louvre Abu Dhabi
The Louvre Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi
is an art and civilization museum, located in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The museum was established on November 8, 2017.[3] It is part of a thirty-year agreement between the city of Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi
and the French government. The museum is located on the Saadiyat Island Cultural District. It is approximately 24,000 square metres (260,000 sq ft) in size, with 8,000 square metres (86,000 sq ft) of galleries [4], making it the largest art museum in the Arabian peninsula. The final cost of the construction is expected to be about €600 million[5]
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Louvre Pyramid
The Louvre
Louvre
Pyramid
Pyramid
(Pyramide du Louvre) is a large glass and metal pyramid designed by Chinese-American architect I.M. Pei, surrounded by three smaller pyramids, in the main courtyard (Cour Napoléon) of the Louvre Palace
Louvre Palace
(Palais du Louvre) in Paris. The large pyramid serves as the main entrance to the Louvre
Louvre
Museum. Completed in 1989,[1] it has become a landmark of the city of Paris.Contents1 Design and construction 2 History 3 Controversy 4 Urban legend of 666 panes 5 La Pyramide Inversée 6 Renovation 7 See also 8 References 9 External linksDesign and construction[edit]Inside the Pyramid: the view of the Louvre
Louvre
Museum in Paris
Paris
from the underground lobby of the pyramid.Commissioned by the President of France, François Mitterrand, in 1984, it was designed by the architect I. M. Pei
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Michel Houellebecq
Michel Houellebecq
Michel Houellebecq
(French: [miʃɛl wɛlbɛk]; born Michel Thomas; 26 February 1956[1]) is a French author, filmmaker, and poet. Having written poetry and a biographical essay on the horror writer H. P. Lovecraft, he published his first novel, Whatever, in 1994. His next novel, Atomised, published in 1998, brought him international fame as well as controversy. Platform followed in 2001. He published several books of poems, including The Art of Struggle
The Art of Struggle
(Le sens du combat) in 1996
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Opéra Bastille
The Opéra Bastille
Bastille
(French   (help·info)) ( Bastille
Bastille
Opera House) is a modern opera house in Paris, France
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