Hey Alexis! I’m in the beginning of adding React frontend to my existing Python Django application (and keeping notes of it on Medium). Like your approach very much and decided to use it. Put link on your article inside for everyone struggling with same problems: https://medium.com/@artemivasyuk/adding-react-js-to-old-django-site-day-4-react-finally-a5bc3a564606
Thank you for such a useful article!