Author Archives: Cynthia Rose

About Cynthia Rose

Cynthia Rose is a British author, broadcaster and journalist based in Paris and London. She blogs at www.muchacreative-paris.com
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Napoleon vs. Napoleon

Napoleon is one of history’s most satirized figures, the central target in a golden age of caricature. Now, with two shows in London and Paris focused on Napoleonic art, he reminds us that mockery’s price was often high. Continue reading

 
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“Catharsis” and Charlie

In his new book Catharsis (Futuropolis), longtime Charlie Hebo cartoonist Luz describes the the aftermath of the attack. Continue reading

 
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Love in No Man’s Land

Chloé Cruchaudet’s historical fictions. Continue reading

 
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PABLO and Charlie

A report from Paris in the aftermath Continue reading

 
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Bondage & Big Dreams: The World of Nine Antico

French cartoonist Nine Antico’s heroines Continue reading

 
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Comics Unmasked: Art and Anarchy in the UK

Comics Unmasked is Britain’s largest-ever show about UK comics. It also offers the first public peek at the British Library’s enormous comics collection. Continue reading