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Le culte du corps

A new book by French historian and sociologist Georges Vigarello, La Silhouette, naissance d’un défi, describes the change in the use of the word silhouette in the 20th century. In the 18th century, a silhouette was a portrait cut from paper … Continue reading

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Manger bien et juste

New Year’s Day has come and gone. Did you set resolutions? If you’re like most people, weight loss and improved fitness were high up the list of what you were going to change in 2012. In 2004, Mireille Guiliano’s book … Continue reading

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