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University of California Santa Barbara

Please join me in congratulating Ronald Tobin for the publication of his article “Britannicus or The Secrets of...

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University of Washington

Congratulations are also in order for Geoffrey Turnovsky, whose piece “Crying into Print: Sentimental Reading, Spiritual...

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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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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, 14 September, 2015

Les collections en mouvement. Peintures et sculptures du XVIIè au XXè siècle

When: du 29 novembre 2014 au 31 janvier 2016

Where: Villa Vauban - Musée d’art de la Ville de Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

 

[Information courtesy of Mathilde Bedel]

Jessica Kamin, 11 September, 2015
If you are in the right geographic zone, you may access the replay of this episode on Louis XIV, originally aired on September 1, 2015:

 

http://www.france2.fr/emissions/secrets-d-histoire/videos/louis_xiv_lhomme_et_le_roi_01-09-2015_910166?onglet=...
Jessica Kamin, 11 September, 2015

"Sorbonne Universités lance son premier MOOC réalisé par Paris-Sorbonne. Le Professeur Georges Forestier nous emmène à la découverte du théâtre classique français et des chefs-d’œuvre de Molière, Corneille et Racine."

Inscrivez-vous gratuitement sur la plateforme edX : https://www.edx.org/school/sorbonnex...

Jessica Kamin, 02 September, 2015

FREE, 7-week French-language MOOC on Louis XIV à Versailles

When: Begins 26 October 2015 and ends 21 February 2016

To access:  Ctrl+Click or tap to follow the link">https://solerni.org/mooc/35/Louis_XIV_a_Versailles/sessions

[Thanks to Joy Palacios for bringing this...

Jessica Kamin, 27 August, 2015

Where: Toledo Museum of Art, 2445 Monroe Street, Toledo, OH 43604

When: July 17 - Oct 11, 2015

For more info, see: http://www.toledomuseum.org/exhibitions/frenchlandscapes/

 

 

Jessica Kamin, 14 August, 2015

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

When: September 15, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Even if you miss the other exhibit on Louis XIV at the Getty closing Sept 5, you can catch this FREE exhibit through the new year.

For more info, see:

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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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