As you may or may not know ARC (et moi) maintain websites of rock pulp paperbacks , and those depicting French girls – the infamous Oui Oui Pulp page. Odd maybe, yet you must collect something when you give away all your… read more >>
posts tagged: france
Paris – day one
I’m back in my favorite neighborhood in Paris, after a grueling flight, wrong metro turns and no sleep. And yet. Visiting friends in the 16e I met the downstairs neighbor, a Madam Paturel, who, like most French women, just happens to have… read more >>
What is This?
I HATE it when people send me ‘cute’ videos. But ARCpal Be Bop passed this along, and so now I must inflict you with it. It’s like when an intern said, “Oh Prince, my grandfather likes him…” [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdSHeKfZG7c&feature=player_embedded] It’s not easy being… read more >>
vacance, puces et…we’re back!
To celebrate the new year, the end of summer, strikes in France or as the kids say, “whatever,” I took the day off and made a trek way uptown to the Whitney Museum. Prime reason was to see the Christian Marclay exhibition… read more >>
As we get ready for our Summer Record + CD Sale a LOT of very nice folks have donated a LOT of very nice recordings. From a-way upstate came a musty but great pile from the barn of James Dybas. Of note… read more >>
Greil Marcus in Lipstick Traces “Live”
Please join your friends at the ARChive as they present their first event up at Columbia University – Greil Marcus in Lipstick Traces: Live Thursday, November 19, 6 pm Free and open to the public Altschul Auditorium, 417 International Affairs Building (SIPA),… read more >>
Well the Sox are in town, and baseball fever grips the ARC. Fred, our archivist, is star (only) softball pitcher for the “The People”, who ended the season tied for first place (MAYBE a playoff?) in the amateur Zen League last evening… read more >>