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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, 12 April, 2017

http://pictorial.jezebel.com/paris-was-a-great-place-to-get-poisoned-in-...

[source: Seventeenth-Century French Studies Facebook page via Chloe Hogg]

Jessica Kamin, 28 March, 2017
Le Service culturel de l'université Paris IV - Sorbonne vous propose deux représentations du spectacle :
 
Le Tartuffe inconnu de Molière
 
24 avril, 20h, Sorbonne
Amphithéâtre Richelieu
 
26 avril, 20h30, Boulogne
Espace Landowski
...
Jessica Kamin, 27 March, 2017

What: staging of Le Menteur by Pierre Corneille

When: March 30 to April 8, 2017

Where: TNP Villeurbanne

For more information, see:

 ...

Jessica Kamin, 14 March, 2017

To Listen: ...

Jessica Kamin, 11 January, 2017

What: The Liar by David Ives, adapted from Pierre Corneille's Le Menteur

When: Now through 26 Feb 2017

Where: Classic Stage Company, 136 East 13th Street, New York, NY 10003

For more information, see: classicstage.org or call 212-352-3101/866-811-4111

 

[Thanks to Volker Schroder for sharing this information]

 ...

Jessica Kamin, 29 December, 2016

What: Exhibition on Festivities and Entertainment at Court from Louis XIV to the Revolution

When: now through 26 March 2017

Where: Chateau de Verailles

For more information, see:...

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 pleased to accept applications for the 2018 Visiting International Fellowship...

The Society for French Historical Studies solicits applications for the following fellowships (application deadline, 15 February 2018...

The Renaissance Society of America is pleased to announce that our 2018 Research Fellowships competition is now open. For the 2018 cycle...