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"PARIS NOIR": 15 million people in 31 African countries speak French. France welcomed and honored African American artists who fled racist conditions in the US in the early- to mid-20th century. At the link, read about “la France Noire” and tours that focus on luminaries like Josephine Baker, Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Chester Himes, Leroy Haynes and Gordon Parks. Lester Sloan’s article “April in Paris," from Ebony, April, 2008. (Click & turn to page 106)

Paris bei Nacht - 1957 Lido Paris Poster in German

Paris bei Nacht - 1957 Lido Paris Poster in German