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Destinations

A place, an artist, a story...

Episodes

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Le Mexique utopique de Le Clézio
The utopian Mexico of Le Clézio

The state of Michoacan, Mexico, was to be a revelation for the Nobel prize-winner Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio. The Mexico of volcanoes, of indigenous peoples and of forests, all perfect ex-amples of the places where he would one day set his work "Ourania", places where a utopian soci-ety seemed possible.
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Provence, the most beautiful of Cézanne's muses

Paul Cézanne was born in Provence, a colourful and generous region, one that he painted over and again. Rejected and ridiculed at home during his lifetime, he found comfort and inspiration in the abundant nature of Provence.

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Marseille, Jean-Claude Izzo's crime novel

In Marseille, what most fascinated the writer Jean-Claude Izzo, was that it was a city only revealed from the sea, from outside. For him, Marseille was his home port, a place to discover when arriving by sea, a place that saves, a place to settle.