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Université de la Réunion

Félicitations à Tristan Alonge pour la parution de son nouveau livre, Racine et Euripe : La révolution trahie (Genève : Droz, 2017)....

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Trinity College

Congratuations to Katherine Ibbett, whose book Compassion's Edge has just appeared with The University of Pennsylvania UP. Please...

7 weeks 3 days ago
The University of Georgia (Emeritus)

Congratulations to Francis Assaf, whose article "Le Page disgracié: l’Histoire ou une histoire?" has been published in...

16 weeks 1 day ago
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 12:59

If you have any announcement that you would like to share, please send your message to the following persons:

1- Portail du Dix-septieme Editors in Chief

Charlotte Trinquet du Lys, ctrinquet@gmail.com

Jennifer Tamas, jennifer.tamas@rutgers.edu

2-« In the month of ... in seventeenth-century France »:

Audrey Calefas-Strebelle, Editor in Chief (acalefasstrebelle@mills.edu)

Céline Bohnert, Université de Reims, Editor (celinebohnert@yahoo.fr)

3-XVIIth Century News

Jessica KAMIN, Editor in Chief, jessica.kamin@gmail.com

Mathilde Bedel, Editor...

News

Jessica Kamin, 29 January, 2016

Novelist Nathalie Azoulai creates a modern-day fiction that incorporates quotes from Racine’s tragedies as an integral part of the protaganist’s journey through suffering and love.

Gallimard (20 Aug. 2015)

ISBN: 978-2818036204

For more information, listen to the interview/debate on the France Culture show Répliques featuring the author and Jean-Michel...

Jessica Kamin, 27 December, 2015

If you come across current events, exhibits, or other cultural happenings that touch on 17th century France, please share them by emailing our news team:

Jessica KAMIN, Editor in Chief, jessica.kamin@gmail.com

Mathilde Bedel, Editor, mathilde.bedel@yahoo.fr...

Jessica Kamin, 06 December, 2015

What: Free display of tapestries on loan from the French government

When: December 15, 2015 to May 1, 2016

Where: Getty Center, 1200 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049

For more info, see: http://www.getty.edu/visit/cal/events/ev_566.html

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Jessica Kamin, 19 November, 2015

La base de données « Naissance de la critique dramatique » (NCD17) offre près de 1500 extraits de textes du XVIIe siècle évoquant les œuvres théâtrales sous l’angle de la perception que peut en avoir un spectateur, un lecteur, ou tout particulier qui prétend s’en faire l’écho. Le corpus résulte d'un dépouillement systématique de mémoires,...

Starra Priestaf, 04 November, 2015

Exhibit : “Warriors, Courtiers, and Saints: The Etchings of Jacques Callot”

Submitted by StarraPriestaf on 4 November 2015 at 10:15 am

Description: “The Cantor Art Center's exhibit 'Warriors, Courtiers, and Saints: The Etchings of Jacques Callot' examines the 17th-century French artist's experimental work in the medium of printmaking....

On This Day

19 Jan 1668

 

During the War of Devolution, Louis XIV initiates secret negotiations with the Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I to establish the Treaty of Partition, an agreement dividing the dominions of Spain between France and the Empire in anticipation of the demise of the sickly Carlos II. Their plans are frustrated by Carlos’s unexpected longevity. 

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19 Jan 1650

Mazarin fait enfermer à Vincennes les princes de Condé, Conti et Longueville. Ils seront libérés le 11 février de l’année suivante.

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