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762. Diplomacy in Seventeenth-Century French Culture

Monday, 12 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Huron, Sheraton Chicago

Program arranged by the Division on Seventeenth-Century French Literature

Presiding: Faith E. Beasley, Dartmouth Coll.

1. "Laurent D'Arvieux: Self-Fashioned Envoyé Extraordinaire," Michèle Longino, Duke Univ.

2. "Staging Negotiation: Diplomacy and the Culture of Court Spectacle," Ellen Welch, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

3. "The Letter of the King: Diplomatic Representation in France and Siam," Ellen McClure, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago

4. "Spitting Soup in Mossul: Anecdotes of Bad Diplomacy and Their Uses," Jonathan Haddad, Univ. of California, Berkeley

For abstracts, write to faith.e.beasley@dartmouth.edu after 15 Dec.


Subject:

  • French Literature – Seventeenth Century

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