Through literature, film, philosophy, and diverse forms of cultural expression, we examine the past and present of France, the Francophone world, and Italy, as well as the impact of French and Italian thought upon our changing world.

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October 24, 2019

Incremental Love

Michael Haneke’s Amour (2012) is set in a single restricted location, the Parisian apartment in which a dying, suffering woman is being cared for by her husband. The film plots an obsessive...