73 relations: Académie française, Adolphe Thiers, Alexandre Auguste Ledru-Rollin, Aortic insufficiency, Arthur Rimbaud, Arvède Barine, Autobiographical novel, Benedetto Croce, Bibliothèque de l'Arsenal, Caroline Huppert, Cénacle, Celine Dion, Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve, Charles Nodier, Children of the Century, Claude Santelli, Concours général, Confession of a Child of the Century, De Musset's sign, Djamileh, Edgar (opera), Erotic literature, Ethel Smyth, Francis Turner Palgrave, G. W. Pabst, Gamiani, Gaston Ravel, Georg Brandes, George Sand, Georges Bizet, Giacomo Puccini, Gustaf Molander, Henri Gervex, Henri Lefebvre, Henry Dwight Sedgwick, Henry James, Honoré de Balzac, Jean Renoir, Jean-Yves Daniel-Lesur, July Monarchy, Le Chandelier, Legion of Honour, Lorenzaccio, Lorenzaccio (film), Louis Gallet, Louis Garrel, Lycée Henri-IV, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mimi Pinson (1924 film), Mimi Pinson (1958 film), ..., Nikolaus Becker, No Trifling with Love, One Does Not Play with Love, Paris, Paul Foucher, Père Lachaise Cemetery, Rebecca Clarke (composer), Rhine, Rhine crisis, Robert Darène, Romanticism, Ruggero Leoncavallo, Salon (Paris), Sylvano Bussotti, Sylvie Verheyde, Théo Bergerat, The Moods of Marianne, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, The Rules of the Game, Tony Lekain, Two Friends (2015 film), Victor Hugo, Walter Besant. Expand index (23 more) » « Shrink index
The Académie française is the pre-eminent French council for matters pertaining to the French language.
Marie Joseph Louis Adolphe Thiers (15 April 17973 September 1877) was a French statesman and historian.
Alexandre Auguste Ledru-Rollin (2 February 1807 in Paris – 31 December 1874) was a French politician, a champion of the working classes who was forced into exile after the failure of the French Revolution of 1848.
Aortic insufficiency (AI), also known as aortic regurgitation (AR), is the leaking of the aortic valve of the heart that causes blood to flow in the reverse direction during ventricular diastole, from the aorta into the left ventricle.
Jean Nicolas Arthur Rimbaud (20 October 1854 – 10 November 1891) was a French poet who is known for his influence on modern literature and arts, which prefigured surrealism.
Arvède Barine (17 November 1840 – 14 November 1908) was a French writer and historian.
An autobiographical novel is a form of novel using autofiction techniques, or the merging of autobiographical and fictive elements.
Benedetto Croce (25 February 1866 – 20 November 1952) was an Italian idealist philosopher, historian and politician, who wrote on numerous topics, including philosophy, history, historiography and aesthetics.
The Bibliothèque de l'Arsenal (Library of the Arsenal, founded 1757) in Paris has been part of the Bibliothèque nationale de France since 1934.
Caroline Huppert (born 28 October 1950) is a French film director and screenwriter.
Cénacle is the name given to a Parisian literary group of varying constituency that began about 1826 to gather around Charles Nodier.
Céline Marie Claudette Dion, (born 30 March 1968) is a Canadian singer.
Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve (23 December 1804, in Boulogne-sur-Mer – 13 October 1869, in Paris) was a literary critic of French literature.
Jean Charles Emmanuel Nodier (April 29, 1780 – January 27, 1844) was an influential French author and librarian who introduced a younger generation of Romanticists to the conte fantastique, gothic literature, and vampire tales.
Children of the Century (Les Enfants du Siècle) is a 1999 French film based on the true tale of the tumultuous love affair between two French literary icons of the 19th century, novelist George Sand (Juliette Binoche) and poet Alfred de Musset (Benoît Magimel).
Claude Santelli (17 June 1923 – 14 December 2001) was a French film director and screenwriter.
In France, the Concours Général is the most prestigious academic competition held every year between students of Première (11th grade) and Terminale (12th and final grade) in almost all subjects taught in both general, technological and professional high schools.
Confession of a Child of the Century (Confession d'un enfant du siècle) is a 2012 drama film directed by Sylvie Verheyde.
de Musset's sign is a condition in which there is rhythmic nodding or bobbing of the head in synchrony with the beating of the heart, in general as a result of aortic insufficiency whereby blood from the aorta regurgitates into the left ventricle due to a defect in the aortic valve.
Djamileh is an opéra comique in one act by Georges Bizet to a libretto by Louis Gallet, based on an oriental tale, Namouna, by Alfred de Musset.
Edgar is an operatic dramma lirico in three acts (originally four acts) by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Ferdinando Fontana, freely based on the play in verse La Coupe et les lèvres by Alfred de Musset.
Erotic literature comprises fictional and/or factual stories and accounts of human sexual relationships which have the power to or are intended to arouse the reader sexually.
Dame Ethel Mary Smyth, DBE (to rhyme with Forsyth; 22 April 18588 May 1944) was an English composer and a member of the women's suffrage movement.
Francis Turner Palgrave (28 September 1824 – 24 October 1897) was a British critic, anthologist and poet.
Georg Wilhelm Pabst (25 August 1885 – 29 May 1967), known professionally as G. W. Pabst, was an Austrian theatre and film director.
Gamiani, or Two Nights of Excess (Gamiani, ou deux nuits d'excès) is a French erotic novel first published in 1833.
Gaston Ravel (1878–1958) was a French screenwriter and film director.
Georg Brandes (4 February 1842 – 19 February 1927), born Morris Cohen, was a Danish critic and scholar who greatly influenced Scandinavian and European literature from the 1870s through the turn of the 20th century.
Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin (1 July 1804 – 8 June 1876), best known by her nom de plume George Sand, was a French novelist and memoirist.
Georges Bizet (25 October 18383 June 1875), registered at birth as Alexandre César Léopold Bizet, was a French composer of the romantic era.
Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (22 December 1858 29 November 1924) was an Italian opera composer who has been called "the greatest composer of Italian opera after Verdi".
Gustaf Harald August Molander (18 November 1888 – 19 June 1973) was a Swedish actor and film director.
Henri Gervex (Paris 10 December 1852 – 7 June 1929) was a French painter who studied painting under Alexandre Cabanel, Pierre-Nicolas Brisset and Eugène Fromentin.
Henri Lefebvre (16 June 1901 – 29 June 1991) was a French Marxist philosopher and sociologist, best known for pioneering the critique of everyday life, for introducing the concepts of the right to the city and the production of social space, and for his work on dialectics, alienation, and criticism of Stalinism, existentialism, and structuralism.
Henry Dwight Sedgwick III (September 24, 1861 – January 5, 1957) was an American lawyer and author.
Henry James, OM (–) was an American author regarded as a key transitional figure between literary realism and literary modernism, and is considered by many to be among the greatest novelists in the English language.
Honoré de Balzac (born Honoré Balzac, 20 May 1799 – 18 August 1850) was a French novelist and playwright.
Jean Renoir (15 September 1894 – 12 February 1979) was a French film director, screenwriter, actor, producer and author.
Jean-Yves Daniel-Lesur (19 November 1908 – 2 July 2002) was a French organist and composer.
The July Monarchy (Monarchie de Juillet) was a liberal constitutional monarchy in France under Louis Philippe I, starting with the July Revolution of 1830 and ending with the Revolution of 1848.
Le Chandelier is an 1835 play in three acts by French dramatist Alfred de Musset.
The Legion of Honour, with its full name National Order of the Legion of Honour (Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur), is the highest French order of merit for military and civil merits, established in 1802 by Napoléon Bonaparte and retained by all the divergent governments and regimes later holding power in France, up to the present.
Lorenzaccio is a French play of the Romantic period written by Alfred de Musset in 1834, set in 16th-century Florence, and depicting Lorenzino de' Medici, who killed Florence's tyrant, Alessandro de' Medici, his cousin.
Lorenzaccio is a 1951 Italian historical drama film directed by Raffaello Pacini and starring Giorgio Albertazzi, Folco Lulli and Anna Maria Ferrero.
Louis Gallet (14 February 1835 in Valence, Drôme – 16 October 1898) was a French writer of operatic libretti, plays, romances, memoirs, pamphlets, and innumerable articles, who is remembered above all for his adaptations of fiction—and Scripture— to provide librettos of cantatas and opera, notably by composers Georges Bizet, Camille Saint-Saëns and Jules Massenet.
Louis Garrel (born 14 June 1983) is a French actor and filmmaker.
The Lycée Henri-IV is a public secondary school located in Paris.
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco (3 April 1895 – 16 March 1968) was an Italian composer, pianist and writer.
Mimi Pinson is a 1924 French silent drama film directed by Théo Bergerat and starring Gabriel de Gravone, Simone Vaudry and Maud Garden.
Mimi Pinson is a 1958 French comedy-drama film directed by Robert Darène and starring Dany Robin, Raymond Pellegrin and Micheline Dax.
Nikolaus Becker (8 October 1809 in Bonn – 28 August 1845 in the Hünshoven district of Geilenkirchen) was a German lawyer and writer.
No Trifling with Love (On ne badine pas avec l'amour) is a 1977 French drama film directed by Caroline Huppert.
One Does Not Play with Love (Man spielt nicht mit der Liebe) is a 1926 silent German drama film directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst.
Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.
Paul-Henri Foucher (21 April 1810 – 24 January 1875) was a French playwright, theatre and music critic, political journalist, and novelist.
Cemetery (Cimetière du Père-Lachaise,; formerly,, "Cemetery of the East") is the largest cemetery in the city of Paris, although there are larger cemeteries in the city's suburbs.
Rebecca Clarke (27 August 1886 – 13 October 1979) was an English classical composer and violist best known for her chamber music featuring the viola.
--> The Rhine (Rhenus, Rein, Rhein, le Rhin,, Italiano: Reno, Rijn) is a European river that begins in the Swiss canton of Graubünden in the southeastern Swiss Alps, forms part of the Swiss-Liechtenstein, Swiss-Austrian, Swiss-German and then the Franco-German border, then flows through the German Rhineland and the Netherlands and eventually empties into the North Sea.
The Rhine crisis of 1840 was a diplomatic crisis between the Kingdom of France and the German Confederation, caused by the attempt by the French prime minister Adolphe Thiers to use the threat of an invasion of Germany as leverage in a dispute over the Near East.
Robert Darène (10 January 1914 – 15 January 2016) was a French actor, film director and screenwriter.
Romanticism (also known as the Romantic era) was an artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe toward the end of the 18th century, and in most areas was at its peak in the approximate period from 1800 to 1850.
Ruggero (or Ruggiero) Leoncavallo (23 April 18579 August 1919) was an Italian opera composer and librettist.
The Salon (Salon), or rarely Paris Salon (French: Salon de Paris), beginning in 1667 was the official art exhibition of the Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris.
Sylvano Bussotti (born 1 October 1931) is an Italian composer of contemporary music whose work is unusually notated and often creates special problems of interpretation.
Sylvie Verheyde (born 1967) is a French film director, actress and screenwriter.
Théo Bergerat (January 29, 1876–August 25, 1934) was a French film director of the silent era.
The Moods of Marianne (Les Caprices de Marianne) is an 1833 play by the French dramatist Alfred de Musset.
The New Grove Dictionary of Opera is an encyclopedia of opera, considered to be one of the best general reference sources on the subject.
The Rules of the Game (original French title: La Règle du Jeu) is a 1939 French film directed by Jean Renoir.
Tony Lekain, real name Tony Théodore Weill, (5 November 1888 – 26 December 1966) was a French film director active in the 1920s and 1930s.
Two Friends (Les Deux Amis) is a 2015 French romantic dramedy film directed by Louis Garrel and co-written by Garrel and Christophe Honoré.
Victor Marie Hugo (26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement.
Sir Walter Besant (14 August 1836 – 9 June 1901), was a novelist and historian.