The Town of Chartres

      Malcolm MIller, a great British tour guide at Chartres Cathedral, brought the church alive. He indicated images in the stained glass windows and described their significance in terms of a grand library. Symbols of doves, Latin, and saints constellated the high walls of the cathedral. Topics discussed…

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Living in Paris

  My residence at Cite Universitaire, Fondation Deutsch de la Meurthe, is one of 40 residences dedicated to countries, institutions, and persons around the world. So far I have run into students from Poland, Canada, and California who reside in one of these houses.   Across the street from my…

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