Dec 6

The French Art of Living Well

Wed, December 6, 2023 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm (2h) • The Red Wheelbarrow Bookstore 11 rue de Médicis 75006, Paris, France

Carls in Paris
invite you to a Carleton Gathering
and a Reading

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

6:00 p.m. book reading at the Red Wheelbarrow Bookstore
7:00 p.m. join us at the Rostand after the event for appetizers, a beverage, and conversation

The Red Wheelbarrow Bookstore
11, rue de Médicis
75006, Paris, France (across from the Jardin du Luxembourg)

Café Rostand
6 Pl. Edmond Rostand
75006 Paris, France

The book talk is free but registration is requested. Complimentary appetizers at apéro next door but purchase your own beverages.

You are warmly invited to a reading at the Red Wheelbarrow bookstore in Paris for a reading of Cathy Yandell's new book, The French Art of Living Well: Finding Joie de Vivre in the Everyday Worldpublished by Saint Martin's Press, 2023. Co-hosts for the apéro at the Rostand are Jen Lasley '03, Molly Rapaport '13, and Lauren Bundy '23; Carleton LAs Alexie Baldovi, Etan Conway-Burredu, Marie Menard, and Alex Saku; and Cathy Yandell, Professor of French and Francophone Studies.
If you can come only for the apéro at 7 pm, that's fine too. We look forward to seeing you!

Cathy Yandell is a professor at Carleton, teaching French literature, language, and culture. She has published articles and books on the French Renaissance, notably on time, gender, sexuality, poetry, and politics. By some quirk of fate,she was knighted by the French government into the Order of Academic Palms in 2019. When not buried in books, she loves dance, yoga, and the flying trapeze.

Contact Alumni Relations via email at or 800-729-2586.

Event Contact: Krista Herbstrith

Event Summary

The French Art of Living Well
  • When
    • Wednesday, December 6, 2023
    • 6:00pm - 8:00pm (2h)
  • Where
    • The Red Wheelbarrow Bookstore 11 rue de Médicis 75006, Paris, France
  • Mode
    • In-Person
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  • Intended For: Students, Faculty, Staff, Alums, Families
  • Categories: Lecture/Panel

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