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It is the 40th anniversary of superstar Judy Garland's death, Marianne Faithful revisits her music with a new outlook, Art Spiegelman shows his lifetime artwork at a Paris gallery and a Hong Kong artist makes the most of his apartment space.
Karl Lagerfeld designs the costumes for russian ballet, while in Montpellier an international dance festival has a more contemporary turn. Two historic museums opened in southeast Europe are a cause of sensation.
Our literary critic, Augustin Trapenard, presents two romance novels reflecting how far one can go with their desires. Great efforts are made in Argentina to preserve its tango heritage and the slam poetry championships are held near Paris.
This edition of Culture introduces Sofia Neonaki, who conceives artwork and commodities from used pieces of metal. It is followed by a tarzan exhibit at Quai Branly and a look at contemporary comic book artists.
In this culture magazine, The Asteroids Galaxy Tour talk about their recent success, as they get ready to perform at the legendary Olympia. Also, singer-songwriter Terry Callier reflects upon his music and his unexpected return to his scene.