The Madeleine Project

by Clara Beaudoux
The Madeleine Project
  • ISBN-13: 9781939931498
  • Author(s): Clara Beaudoux
  • Translated by: Alison Anderson
  • Subject: Biography: literary
  • Publisher: New Vessel Press
  • Imprint: New Vessel Press
  • Publication Date: 05-10-2017
  • Format: p/b

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A young woman moves into a Paris apartment and discovers a storage room filled with the belongings of the previous owner, a certain Madeleine who died in her late nineties, and whose treasured possessions nobody seems to want. In an audacious act of journalism driven by personal curiosity and humane tenderness, Clara Beaudoux embarks on The Madeleine Project, documenting what she finds on Twitter with text and photographs, introducing the world to an unsung 20th century figure.
About the book

A young woman moves into a Paris apartment and discovers a storage room filled with the belongings of the previous owner, a certain Madeleine who died in her late nineties, and whose treasured possessions nobody seems to want. In an audacious act of journalism driven by personal curiosity and humane tenderness, Clara Beaudoux embarks on The Madeleine Project, documenting what she finds on Twitter with text and photographs, introducing the world to an unsung 20th century figure.