The New Parisienne: The Women & Ideas Shaping Paris : The Women & Ideas Shaping Paris
The Women & Ideas Shaping Paris
Lindsey Tramuta, by (photographer) Joann Pai
In a followup to the popular The New Paris, Lindsey Tramuta explores the impact that the women of Paris have had on the rapidly evolving culture of their city The New Parisienne focuses on one of the city's most prominent features, its women. Lifting the veil on the mythologized Parisian woman - white, lithe, ever fashionable - Lindsey Tramuta demystifies this oversimplified archetype and recasts the women of Paris as they truly are, in all their complexity. Featuring 50 activists, creators, educators, visionaries, and disruptors - like Leila Slimani, Lauren Bastide, and Mayor Anne Hidalgo - the book reveals Paris as a blossoming cultural center of feminine power. Both the featured women and Tramuta herself offer up favorite destinations and womenowned businesses, including beloved shops, artistic venues, bistros, and more. The New Parisienne showcases "Parisianness" in all its multiplicity, highlighting those who are bucking tradition, making names for themselves, and transforming the city.
Lindsey Tramuta is the author of The New Paris and the awardwinning blog Lost in Cheeseland. She is a contributor to the New York Times, Condé Nast Traveler, and Bon Appétit, where she writes extensively on Paris and French culture. Joann Pai is a food and travel photographer based in Paris. Her work has been featured in numerous publications, including Vogue, Saveur, Condé Nast Traveler, and the New York Times.