Le Monde’s Real-Time Coverage of French News and Crises

A senior editor’s perspective days before the Paris attacks.

Albertine Flowers1 CroppedWhat a difference five days makes. A week ago Sunday, Albertine, the bookstore affiliated with the cultural services arm of the French Embassy in New York (pictured), hosted an enlightening evening conversation on the future of journalism, moderated by Adam Gopnik, a New Yorker staff writer and author, that featured David Remnick, editor of The New Yorker, and Nabil Wakim, director of editorial innovation at Le Monde.