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# EIPA – CONFRONTATIONS / Victor Vasarely

Posted by AT on Mardi 14 mai 2019

victor-vasarely

Auteur(s) : Hayley Edwards-Dujardin

Editeur : du Chêne

Saviez-vous que Vasarely a commencé sa carrière en créant des affiches pour Air France et la Loterie nationale ? Que le carrelage fissuré du métro parisien et les galets de Belle-Île-en-Mer l’ont conduit vers l’abstraction ? Que David Bowie a utilisé un de ses tableaux pour la pochette de son album Space Oddity ?

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the-back-channel

Author(s) : William J. Burns

Publisher : Hurst

Over the course of more than three decades as an American diplomat, William J. Burns played a central role in the most consequential diplomatic episodes of his time-from the bloodless end of the Cold War to the collapse of relations with Putin’s Russia, from post-9/11 tumult in the Middle East to the secret nuclear talks with Iran.

Burns draws on a treasure trove of newly declassified cables and memos to offer rare insight into US diplomacy in action. He illuminates the back channels of his profession, and its value in a world that resembles neither the zero-sum Cold War of his early career, nor the ‘unipolar moment’ of American primacy that followed.

‘Burns is a treasure of American diplomacy who I had t More …