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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, 29 December, 2016

What: stage adaptation of the fairy tale Peau d'Ane by Charles Perrault

When: now through 2 January 2017

Where: Domaine de Chantilly

For more information, see: http://www.domainedechantilly.com/en/event/peau-dane/

Jessica Kamin, 29 December, 2016

What: Art Exhibition on the Brothers Le Nain

When: now through 29 January 2017

Where: Legion of Honor, Lincoln Park, 100 34th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94121

For more information, see: http://frenchculture.org/visual-and-performing-arts/events/brothers-le-nain-painters-17th-century-france

 

Jessica Kamin, 26 October, 2016

Watch the trailer for the new film: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=7ihbFgkObP8

[thanks to Nick Hammond for the tip]

Starra Priestaf, 14 October, 2016

Exposition: Musée Jacquemart-André, Rembrandt intime

Du 16 septembre au 23 janvier 2017

Maître incontesté de l’art hollandais du XVIIe siècle, Rembrandt a dominé l'art son temps. Habité d’un pouvoir créatif qui force l’admiration, Rembrandt interroge dans ses oeuvres la destinée humaine, tout en s’attachant à représenter son cercle intime. Ses proches...

Starra Priestaf, 14 October, 2016

Conférence : "Petite histoire de la tapisserie européenne aux XVIème et XVIIème siècles" (4 novembre 2016)

Vendredi 4 novembre 2016 à 20h45

Par Muriel Barbier, conservateur du patrimoine au musée national de la Renaissance

Technique de tissage multiséculaire pratiquée à la main ou sur métier depuis l’Antiquité dans de nombreux pays du bassin...

Starra Priestaf, 14 October, 2016

Springfield Art Museum : String Theory: Textiles from the Permanent Collection

Exhibit Details

April 30 - October 16, 2016

Eldredge and Spratlen Galleries

Throughout time and over various cultures, humans have used fibers in similar ways to construct a variety of objects. This exhibit utilizes over 80 pieces from the Museum's permanent collection to examine...

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

JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP IN CLASSICS / LINGUISTICS and PHILOLOGY / FRENCH / SPANISH Applications are invited for a stipendiary...

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

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in...

Scholarly Activities

Fabien Cavaillé et Claire Lechevalier, dir. Presses Universitaires de Rennes, 2018. ISBN : 978-2-7535-5909-7. 248 p. 22€....

Paris, Classiques Garnier, coll. Lire le XVIIe siècle, 2017. ISBN 978-2-406-06588-3. 709 p. 48€.

À l’époque...

Sous la direction de Marie-Paule de Weerdt-Pilorge avec Marc Hersant et François Raviez.

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