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Place de greve, l’Hôtel-de-Ville à Paris 1738
Encounter

“Le dragon dans l’œil”. L’affaire Pajot, à travers les peurs et la criminalité parisienne du XVIIIe siècle

[:fr]Centre culturel canadien (Invalides)[:en]Canadian Cultural Centre (Invalides)[:] April 27th, 2017 15:00 - 16:30

2017

Conference by Pascal Bastien, Professor of Modern European History at the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) In September 1736, in the noisy corridors of the Grand Châtelet prisons, a Brigade Commander of the Maréchaussée crossed Criminal Lieutenant Nègre, head...

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“‘Paris became Paris’:  Dramatizing autobiographical accounts between the wars: H.D., Mina Loy, Nancy Cunard.”
Encounter

“Et Paris devint Paris“: Théâtraliser le récit autobiographique entre les deux guerres: H.D., Mina Loy, Nancy Cunard.“

[:fr]Centre culturel canadien (Invalides)[:en]Canadian Cultural Centre (Invalides)[:] January 13th, 2017

2017

Three modernist women, H.D. (Hilda Doolittle, 1886-1961), Mina Loy (1882-1966), and Nancy Cunard (1896-1965), came to define the interwar avant-garde through their experimental writing and unconventional pursuits. In her new book, Staging Modernist Lives, Sasha Colby dramatizes these women’s lives and...

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