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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...

9 hours 38 min ago
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

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.

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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18th Annual North Carolina Colloquium in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Within the contemporary political and academic climate...

University of California, Los Angeles 

 SFPS Postgraduate Workshop; 3...

27–28 September 2018  Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania, Vilnius

The Peace of Westphalia in 1648, ending the...