Agenda from January 07 to January 13

Article published on Jan. 6, 2008
Article published on Jan. 6, 2008

what to do in Paris this week?

2008 is here, the celebrations are over now! Let’s get back to our good habits and explore the cultural side of Paris… Conference :  Central and Eastern Europe dynamism confronted with the worldwide financial crisis, Tuesday 8th January 5pm – 7pm This conference is organized by the CERI and presided by Jacques Rupnik.

It will be divided in two parts:

-          Fast development and catching-up of the Central and Eastern European countries (Jean-Pierre Pagé),

-          Russia’s economy is starting a new phase: first effects of the public development strategy (Jacques Sapir).

Where? CERI (Centre d’Études et de Recherches Internationales), Salle de conférence, 56 rue Jacob, Paris 6, tube Saint Germain des Prés

Free entrance (no reservations)

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Music :

Tricky at the Maroquinerie, 10th January from 9pm

 Do I really need to introduce him? One of the most famous trip hop musician, is coming to Paris, and it is quite rare! He will be the MC of a show dedicated to his label, Brown Punk (

Where? La Maroquinerie, 23 rue Boyer, Paris 20, tube Ménilmontant

Price : 15€

Tel : 01 40 33 35 05

Gulliver Allwood, les Voyages de Gulliver at the Centre Tchèque, 11th January from 7pm (music starts at 8.30)

Gulliver Allwood, a saxophone player (among other instruments) who works on many projects going from blues, to jazz along with electronic music is playing at the Centre Tchèque. Worth discovering!

Where? Centre Tchèque, Caves, 18 rue Bonaparte, Paris 6, tube Saint Germain des Prés

Price: 5€

Tel: 01 53 73 00 22 / 01 53 73 00 25

Exhibition :

 Résonances I After war Photography: France – Germany 1945-1955, Goethe-Institut, until 17th February

This exhibition is aimed to tell the history of Photography. For this first occasion, the Jeu de Paume ( asked Ute Eskildsen, conservator of the Photography department of the Museum Folkwang of Essen, to present a project in collaboration with the Médiathèque de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine of Paris. This project gives a crossed look on German and French collections.

Where? Hôtel de Sully, 62 rue Saint Antoine, Paris 4, tube Saint Paul

When? Tuesday to Friday from 12 to 7pm and Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 7pm

Price: 5€ (3€ reduced)

Tel: 0 1 42 74 47 75

Cinema :

Le perroquet rouge (The red parrot) - Dominik Graf

German film.

Spring 1961. Siggi goes to live with his aunt in Dresde. He falls in love with a poet who is going to introduce him to the famous dance club, the Red Parrot, which will soon attract the attention of the Stasi…

This film is showed at the following cinemas:

-          Saint Andre des Arts 1, 30, rue Saint-Andre-des-Arts  Paris 6 - Tube Saint-Michel, Odeon,

-          Les Cinq Caumartin, 101, rue Saint-Lazare  Paris 9 - Tube Saint-Lazare, Havre-Caumartin.

Have a nice week!

Sophie Janod