Thursday, April 27, 2023 From 6:30 PM To 8:30 PM Add to Calendar 2023-04-27 18:30:00 2023-04-27 20:30:00 The Making of the Louvre by Russell Kelley How the Louvre Evolved Over 800 Years From A Medieval Fortress Into The World’s Largest Museum. French Library, 53 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA America/New_York
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About Russell KelleyRussell Kelley and his wife Lynn have lived in Paris for 30 years. For the first 20 years Russell worked as an international business lawyer. For the past 10 years he and Lynn have divided their time between Paris and Palm Beach, Florida, where Russell was born.
During the past decade Russell has delved into the history of his two hometowns and written books about how they each evolved over time: An Illustrated History of Palm Beach – How Palm Beach Evolved Over 150 Years From Wilderness to Wonderland, which was published by Pineapple Press in 2020, and The Making of Paris – The Story of How Paris Evolved From A Fishing Village Into The World’s Most Beautiful City, which was published by Lyons Press in 2021.
Russell is Vice President of the Alliance Française Miami Metro.
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