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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)....

8 weeks 16 hours 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, 10 August, 2017
Dear Friends and Colleagues
 
I hope you are enjoying the summer. The registration for the 36th conference of SE17 is now open. Please register earlier so that you can benefit from the early bird rate, after September 15th the rates will increase.
 
I am much looking forward to...
Jessica Kamin, 10 August, 2017

What: Sévigné, épistolière du Grand Siècle

When: now through 22 October 2017

Where: Les Châteaux de la Drôme, Grignan

For more information, see: ...

Jessica Kamin, 10 August, 2017

What: podcast entitled « Catherine Bernard (1663 (?) – 1712) – La voix oubliée », émission Une vie, une oeuvre, France Culture, documentaire de Marie Potonet, avec Franco Piva, Aurore Evain et Agathe Sanjuan 

To listen: ...

Jessica Kamin, 10 August, 2017

What: drawings by artists of the Classical Age including Claude Lorrain (1600–1682), Nicolas Poussin (1594–1665), Jacques Callot (1592–1635), and Charles Le Brun (1619–1690)

When: now through 15 Oct 2017

Where: The Morgan Library and Museum, 225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016

 

For more information, see:...

SE17 System Administrator, 31 July, 2017
Dear Friends and Colleagues
 
I hope you are enjoying the summer. The registration for the 36th conference of SE17 is now open. Please register earlier so that you can benefit from the early bird rate, after September 15th the rates will increase.
 
I am much looking forward to...
Jessica Kamin, 20 July, 2017
Please find below the link to the H-France Forum dedicated to Ellen R. Welch's new book, A Theater of Diplomacy: International Relations and the Performing Arts in Early Modern France (UPenn Press, 2017).
 
It includes four reviews of the book by Stephen Bold, Scott Sanders, Brian Sandberg, and Sarah Alyn-Stacey, as well as a response by the author: a...

On This Day

23 Jan 1656

Blaise Pascal publishes the first of his Lettres provinciales.

https://francearchives.fr/fr/commemo/recueil-2006/39236

23 Jan 1668

The Triple Alliance is formed between England, Sweden and the United Provinces of the Dutch Republic in an attempt to curb Louis XIV’s ambitions to extend his influence and territories. 

23 Jan 1662

Contrat de mariage entre Molière et Armande Béjart

23 Jan 1631

Thirty Years' War: Sweden and France sign the Treaty of Bärwalde, a military alliance in which France provides funds for the Swedish army invading northern Germany.

Announcements

The Society for French Studies is now accepting entries for the 2017 Malcolm Bowie Prize. Eligibility conditions and details of how to...

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Created in 1995 to honor the memory of Laurence Wylie, Professor of French Civilization at Harvard University, the Laurence Wylie Prize...

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National Humanities Center Residential Fellowships 2018–19 Call for Applications

The National Humanities Center invites...

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