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Music show: SLAP!, Boy George and Culture Club, plus Nao

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Have your fish and eat it: Can British fishing fleets net a Brexit bonus?

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'Must never happen again': Australia apologises to victims of state sex abuse

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Italy determined to stick to budget plan despite EU warnings

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Journalist Sofia Amara on meeting IS group leader's ex-wife and daughter

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How do artists and writers see the world? We take you to the crossroads where culture meets the news and engages with what's happening in our lives today. From Monday to Friday at 12.15 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2012-10-25

Stephen Clarke's 'The Merde Factor'

Bestselling author Stephen Clarke, famous for his novels where he gently mocks French culture and habits, tells France 24's Clovis Casali about his new book. Also, a new trendy art venue has opened in Paris for a limited time only. "The museum of everything" offers self-taught artists a chance to present their work. Finally, the most famous French comic book character, Asterix, is back on the big screen.

By Clovis CASALI , Stephen CLARKE

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2018-10-22 ENCORE!

Music show: SLAP!, Boy George and Culture Club, plus Nao

Paris-based trio SLAP! serves up a tasty slice of lo-fi indie pop peppered with soul, funk and rock influences. The all-female band talk to Richelle Harrison Plesse about the...

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2018-10-19 ENCORE!

FIAC 2018: Paris's one-stop shop for Contemporary Art collectors

Whether you're looking to invest in a future masterpiece or just window shopping, the FIAC is Paris's premier marketplace for contemporary art from all over the world. Olivia...

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2018-10-18 ENCORE!

Masego: Meet the 'TrapHouseJazz' musician getting 55 million hits on YouTube

The Jamaican-American sax player Masego, who is filling up venues across Europe and the United States, speaks to Eve Jackson about being influenced by powerful women, his "uncle"...

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2018-10-17 ENCORE!

Film show: Capernaum - powerful social drama or poverty porn?

Film critic Emma Jones speaks to Eve Jackson about the week's film news, including Nadine Labaki's child salvation drama "Capernaum," the Neil Armstrong biopic "First Man" and...

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2018-10-16 ENCORE!

Ryan Gosling and Claire Foy on the red carpet in Paris

Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy and Oscar-winning filmmaker Damien Chazelle of "La La Land" and "Whiplash" fame speak to France 24 about the Neil Armstrong film, "First Man". Also on...

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