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I first encountered the cultural phenomenon of toro piscine when my wife and I read journalist and screenwriter Calvin Trilling’s travelogue Travels with Alice. While traveling in Provence, France, Trilling and his family stumbled upon the so-named event that translates into “bull swimming pool.”
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Wang, Alvin, "Traveling Always Presents the Opportunity to Encounter the Unexpected" (2019). UCF Forum. 360.
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