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Explore France from the comfort of your home
Our diplomatic network in the United States is pleased to offer two, free podcasts for lovers of all things French: “FrancoFiles” and “The Thing About France”.
Created by the Embassy of France in the United States, “FrancoFiles” explores such topics as French culture, food, science, history, diplomacy, etc. through fascinating interviews and discussions. The podcast was designed to show how Francophiles can immerse themselves in francophone cultural life, right here in the United States. Special guests include historians, former ambassadors, WWII veterans, Pulitzer Prize-winning critics, and other experts.
Produced by the Cultural Services of the Embassy of France in the United States, "The Thing about France" examines the intriguing and complex relationship between France and the United States. The podcast is hosted by literary critic, writer, and assistant Professor at the New School in New York City, Liesl Schillinger. This season, Schilinger interviews Americans who have personal or professional connections with France on life in Paris during the COVID-19 pandemic.