Exposition « Astérix à la BnF » /Exhibition « Astérix at the BnF »

From 16 October 2013 to 19 January 2014,  the exhibition « Astérix at the BnF » holds at the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF)  in Paris,. This exhibition proposes a wide number of original sketches, videos and many by-products of Asterix’s world. It gives an occasion to pinpoint the use of maps and spatial means in one…

Asterix’s Album First Page Map/La carte de la première page d’Astérix

It is the fiftieth anniversary of Asterix, the main character of the comics books created by Uderzo and Gosciny. This is the occasion to  give a look at the very famous map that opens every Asterix’s album.  It represents Gaul occupied by the Romans with the famous small village still holding out against the invaders.…