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By Colin MacInnes

London, 1958 - Soho, Notting Hill ... an international of smoky jazz golf equipment, espresso bars and hip hang-outs within the middle of London's rising early life tradition. The younger and stressed - absolutely the novices - have been making a global as various as they dared from the normal picture of England's eco-friendly and delightful land. keep on with our younger photographer as he files the moments of a tender teenager's lifestyles within the capital- intercourse, medicinal drugs and rock 'n' roll, the period of the 1st race riots and the lead-up to the swinging sixties. A 20th century cult vintage, Absolute rookies is still the fashion bible for someone drawn to Mod tradition and paints a bright photograph of a altering society with perception and sensitivity.

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ILS REMONTENT A U X I X E SIÈCLE ET CONSTITUENT L’UNE DES PREMIÈRES OPÉRATIONS DE PROMOTION PUBLICITAIRE DES A U T E U R S . Pour aiguiser la curiosité du public, les amoureux de la littérature réunissaient chez eux des amis et des personnalités influentes susceptibles de se faire les relais du message entendu auprès d’un public plus large. On donnait lecture de certains chapitres des livres des écrivains. • Quelle femme, fut à l’origine de cette pratique, dès 1834? a - Mme de Stael. b - George Sand.

C - 5,23 %. OPINION PUBLIQUE 37. DEPUIS LE DÉBUT DES A N N É E S QUATRE - V I N G T , ON ASSISTE À U N NOUVEAU PHÉNOMÈNE, décelable surtout en matière de cinéma : le public n’est pas toujours en accord avec la critique. Un fossé semble s’installer entre l’intelligentsia et les jeunes qui préfèrent voir et se faire leur propre opinion. Le bouche à oreille fait le succès de bon nombre de films boudés par la presse spécialisée. • De quel film est tirée la citation suivante : « Le lundi, c’est ravioli »?

L’envoyé du Monde transmet un article mais un chapeau, ajouté ensuite, reparle des 4 000 à 5 000 morts. À Libé, les chiffres du correspondant sont corrigés sur la foi des dépêches. La machine est en route et s’alimente toute seule. Toutes sortes de rumeurs circulent, elles font vendre. Elles sont présentées avec les précautions d’usage mais personne ne les entend. Ce n’est que le 24 janvier 1990 que la vérité éclatera par une dépêche de l’AFP : « Les images d’horreur de Timisoara sont une mise en scène affirment trois médecins de la ville.

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