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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

Starra Priestaf, 14 October, 2016

Exhibition : Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco: The Brothers Le Nain : Painters of 17th-Century France (OCT 8, 2016 – JAN 29, 2017)

ROSEKRANS COURT, SPECIAL EXHIBITION GALLERIES 20B-E

The Brothers Le Nain: Painters of 17th-Century France is the first major exhibition in the United States devoted to the Le Nain brothers—Antoine (ca. 1598–1648), Louis (...

Starra Priestaf, 14 October, 2016

Exposition : Bouchardon (1698-1762), Une idée du beau (du 14 Septembre 2016 au 5 Décembre 2016)

Edme Bouchardon fut considéré de son temps comme un artiste d’exception. Présentant près de 270 oeuvres et organisée avec le Getty Museum à Los Angeles, cette exposition sera la première monographie d’envergure réalisée autour de son oeuvre et l’occasion de souligner qu...

Starra Priestaf, 14 October, 2016

Exposition: Musée Carnavalet: Réouverture de la cour Louis XIV

A PARTIR DE JUIN 2015

A partir du deuxième semestre 2015, la cour Louis XIV s’offrira à nouveau au regard des visiteurs du musée Carnavalet – Histoire de Paris. Les sculptures de Jean Goujon ornant les façades de la cour révèleront l’éclat et la finesse de leurs traits que les années avaient ternis...

Jessica Kamin, 30 September, 2016

For more information: http://www.allocine.fr/series/ficheserie_gen_cserie=9245.html

[source: Francis Assaf]

Jessica Kamin, 29 September, 2016

Do the likes of the Misanthrope belong on the silver screen?

LIsten to the discussion on the merits and limitations of screening Comedie-Francaise performances at movie theaters:

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Jessica Kamin, 29 September, 2016

What: Moliere's Dom Juan

When: now through 4 November 2016

Where: Odeon Theater

For more information: http://www.theatre-odeon.eu/fr/2016-2017/spectacles/dom-juan

To listen to an interview with actor Nicolas Bouchaud:...

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...