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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...

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The University of Georgia (Emeritus)

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

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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...


Starra Priestaf, 04 November, 2015

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

Lecture and Tour: "Artful Days! The French Revolution: From Baroque to Realism" 

Where: Torrance Art Museum, 3320 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, CA 90503 

When: December 1, 2015 from 12:10 pm - 1:10 pm

For more information, visit: http://www.torranceartmuseum.com/calendar/2015/...

Starra Priestaf, 04 November, 2015

Future Exhibit: "Van Dyck: The Anatomy of Portraiture"

Submitted by StarraPriestaf on 4 November 2015 - 10:04am

Where: The Frick Collection, 1 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021 

When: March 2, 2016 to June 5, 2016 

For more info, visit: http://www.frick.org/exhibitions/van_dyck

Jessica Kamin, 31 October, 2015

Sortie librairie :

CHEFS_D'ŒUVRES DES PARAVENTS NANBAN (Japon-Portugal XVIIe siècle) est en librairie.

Aussi en version anglaise et portugaise. Ces représentations des barbares du sud (notamment nosu

les Eueorpéens) vus par les Japonais, sont une merveille !


[Contributor: Mathilde BEDEL]

Jessica Kamin, 31 October, 2015

Tromelin, l'île des esclaves oubliés" au musée d'histoire de Nantes

Le musée d'histoire de Nantes, en collaboration avec l'Institut national de recherches archéologiques et

préventives, présente jusqu'au 30 avril 2016 une exposition inédite : "Tromelin, l'île des esclaves oubliés".

Une exposition qui retrace la vie quotidienne de...

Jessica Kamin, 31 October, 2015

Images du Grand Siècle, l'estampe française au temps de Louis XIV, 1660-1715

3 novembre 2015 - 31 janvier 2016

Bibliothèque Nationale de France

Salle François-Mitterrand / Galerie 1

Renseignements et réservations pour les visites et ateliers au 01 53 79 49 49 ou sur visites@bnf.fr.



Jessica Kamin, 31 October, 2015

Dutch flowers

6 April – 29 August 2016

The National Gallery - Trafalgar Square – London - WC2N 5DN

Room 1 (Admission free)

The first display of its kind in 20 years, this exhibition will explore the development of Dutch

flower painting from its beginnings in the early 17th century to its blossoming in the late 18th



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. 


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.



The Department of French and Francophone Studies at Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA, invites applications for a tenure track position...

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 SFPS Postgraduate Workshop; 3...

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