Monthly Archives: September 2016

Coming Soon

By |September 24th, 2016|

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“Lady Apples and the Big Apple” by Anna Soo-Hoo

By |September 23rd, 2016|

Is the borough of Queens in New York City really that much less interesting than Manhattan?  Not if you know that the Huguenots who had settled in colonial Flushing (present-day parts of Queens and Long […]

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“Perilous Pears Pickled, Please: Philipon and Louis-Philippe I” by Anna Soo-Hoo

By |September 23rd, 2016|

The pear motif in caricatures of King Louis-Philippe I (1773-1850) that were drawn by Charles Philipon (1800-1862) and his fellow caricaturists has been analyzed by critics from many angles, but an approach that seems not […]

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