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Remembering the November 13 attacks

By Alison Hird

On November 13, 2015, 130 people were shot dead in a series of coordinated terror attacks in Paris and in St Denis north of the capital. Far from the media spotlight a team of historians and researchers at Institut d'histoire du temps présent (Institute of contemporary history) have begun filming the testimonies of the women and men who lived through that night, to give a fuller picture of how it might be remembered.


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