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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, 27 April, 2016

What:  Corneille's "L'Illusion Comique", performed by L’Atelier d’Art Dramatique francophone du Lycée Français de Los Angeles

When: April 28-29, 2016, 7:30pm

Where:Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz at Le Lycee Francais de Los Angeles, 10361 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064

For more information, see: 

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Jessica Kamin, 27 April, 2016
What: "French furniture from the 17th to the late 19th Centuries"

When: May 4, 2016, 12-1pm

Where: Dixon Gallery & Gardens 

4339 Park Avenue Memphis, TN 38117

For more information, see:

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Jessica Kamin, 12 April, 2016

Mme de Sévigné: dans les petits papiers du Grand siècle (France Culture, Une vie, une oeuvre, 19 mars 2016)

To listen, click:

http://www.franceculture.fr/emissions/une-vie-une-oeuvre/madame-de-sevigne-1626-1696-dans-les-petits-...

Jessica Kamin, 06 April, 2016

What: Cyrano's "La Mort d'Agrippine"

When: now through October 2, 2016

Where: Théâtre du Nord-Ouest in Paris, 13 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, 75009 Paris, France, ...

Jessica Kamin, 06 April, 2016

What: Les Plaideurs by Jean Racine

When: now through April 30, 2016

Where: Théo-Théâtre, 20, rue Théodore-Deck 75015 Paris,  01 45 54 00 16

 

For more information, see:  www.theotheatre.com...

Jessica Kamin, 21 March, 2016

Upcoming performances of a recently created theater piece on a 17th century réligieuse, Jeanne des Anges, Seven Devils and a French Nun, are coming soon in two locations. Carine Montbertrand, co-creator and star of the show, will be presenting a 45 min version at Dixon Place in NYC on April 18, and the full-length show this summer at Amherst College. Below is the link for the NYC show:...

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.

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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...

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