Picturesque Honfleur, France


  When I was teaching a course in Paris, I took my students on a day trip to Honfleur, a lovely commune in the Calvados département of France’s Normandy region. Part of my motivation for the excursion was selfish- I had never been to Honfleur and was curious to see why artists such as Gustave Courbet, Claude Monet and Eugène Boudin (early members of the Impressionist movement) had been so ... Read Full Article