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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...

4 days 7 hours ago
University of Washington

Congratulations are also in order for Geoffrey Turnovsky, whose piece “Crying into Print: Sentimental Reading, Spiritual...

4 days 7 hours 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)....

8 weeks 1 day ago
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, 19 January, 2018

On the trail of a fascinating archival find by Volker Schroder:

https://anecdota.princeton.edu/archives/500

Jessica Kamin, 19 January, 2018

La Bibliothèque Nationale de la France offers a free display of globes gifted to Louis XIV.  For information, hours and pedagogical supports, see:

http://www.bnf.fr/fr/evenements_et_culture/...

Jessica Kamin, 14 December, 2017
Molière et Le Malade imaginaireentre légende littéraire et vérité historique.

 

Rencontre entreGeorges Forestier et Michel Didym,

samedi 16 décembre

Théâtre Déjazet,

18h15 précises, dans les salons du...

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 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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Scholarly Activities

16 février et 26 mars 2018 (Montreuil)

Conférence-spectacle, d’après l’oeuvre de Madame de Lafayette...

12-13 avril 2018 (Paris)

Colloque de l’Institut...

Paris (17 mars 2018)

Journée d’études de la SIÉFAR

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