Marie Antoinette: Queen of Fashion is hour-long lecture presented by Associate Professor Caroline Weber from the Department of French and Romance Philogy at Barnard College. Overall, the lecture is quite interesting. 🙂
For more information about or if you would like to purchase Ms. Weber’s book, Queen of Fashion: What Marie-Antoinette Wore to the Revolution, you may do so via Amazon.com. 🙂
In this week’s edition of Blauw Bloed, host Jeroen Snel, focuses on all the major royal events from this past week including Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands attendance at the Five Freedoms Awards ceremony in Middleburg and His Royal Highness Prince Harry of Wales in Washington, D.C.
On May 13, 2012, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan were in Sendai to “… to show their support for the recovery effort in the tsunami-hit region…” in the Miyagi Prefecture.
On Saturday, May 12, 2012, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philippe and Princess Mathilde of Belgium attended the musical “Streetlight” in Brussels. The production, developed by the Together4peace Project, is a:
… unique educational partnership between 120 young people from Flanders, Wallonia, Brussels and the Eastern Townships with for motto ‘Unity in Diversity, Learning to Respect the Other in its Individuality’