poverty

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Les pauvres aussi peuvent-ils profiter de la mondialisation ?

Choplin, Armelle et Olivier Pliez. 2018. La mondialisation des pauvres. Loin de Wall Street et de Davos. Paris : Seuil, coll. « La République des idées ».

Christian Bouquet | 30.08.2018

The work of Armelle Choplin and Olivier Pliez addresses globalisation under an original survey method, leading to an unconventional conclusion. The authors follow the flow of commodities, from Africa to China, and prove that certain actors of these exchanges can get out of poverty by entering, even at the margins, the international trade. [...]

La pauvreté et l’art misérable, dix ans déjà!

Christian Bouquet | 01.07.2016

Ten years ago, one of Gupta’s works (Cow), which was presented at the Foire internationale d’art contemporain in Paris, was disturbing insofar that it reproduced the image of poor Madagascan milk producers who, each morning, hurtled down the hills of Tananarive on ramshackle bikes, their handlebars loaded with ancient and heavy milk pails. In 2016, nothing has changed, except that a third pail has been strapped to the back of the bikes. Has Cow been augmented or has misery [...]