In Part 1, I introduced my friend Valérie. In this 2nd installment, I asked her the following: Q. Can you give me some background about where you went to school, when you arrived here in the US?
A.I was born and grew up on the French Riviera, studied English in Paris, France (Masters degree,) then came over in 1989 as a teaching assistant at the University of Georgia in Athens (REM heydays, glorious timesâ€¦!) and on to the University of Missouri in Columbia, where I got another Masters degree (little good do they do me now) in Photojournalism