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Interactive report: Inside the Académie française

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Text by Joseph BAMAT

Latest update : 2014-05-22

On the occasion of the induction of Sir Michael Edwards as the first British member of the Académie française, FRANCE 24 takes an exclusive look inside this centuries-old institution.

 

Date created : 2014-05-22

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