You are invited to the photographic exhibition “Vietnam in 80s” by Michel Blanchard at L’Espace. Working as an AFP journalist from 1976 to 2006, Michel Blanchard was bureau chief of AFP in Hanoi for two years, from 1981 to 1983. He continued to visit Vietnam for over ten years as a writer of travel guides, first appeared on the region after the war. The exhibition will be a unique opportunity for the Vietnamese to savor the nostalgia before the great transformation of the 1990s took place, as well as the economic boom that followed it. The exhibition will be opened with Michel Blanchard’s conference about the life of a press correspondent in Hanoi in the 80s, at 5.30 pm on April 08.