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Sublime Evil: The Immoral Writers' Celebration of Life
This thesis explores the problematic relationship between ethics and aesthetics as reflected in the works of six highly controversial French and American authors of the Twentieth century. The study sets out to investigate ...
Le problem des aristoacraties dans l'oeuvres en prose d'Alfred de Vigny
Vigny’s works in prose although little known present a remarkable interest for a deeper appreciation of Vigny as a poet and as a thinker. Cinq-Mars, Stello, Servitude et Grandeur Militaires and Daphne, were written between ...
Rehabilitating the Witch: The Literary Representation of the Witch from the "Malleus Maleficarum" to "Les Enfants du sabbat"
The representation of the witch in French literature has evolved considerably over the centuries. While originally portrayed as a benevolent and caring healer in works by Marie de France, Chrétien de Troyes, and the anonymous ...
La problematique litteraire de l'ideal (French text)
In recent years the goal of many artists has changed from the desire to represent the real as perfectly as possible to the quest for non-representation. This change in conceptualization has been explained by certain academics ...
L'age d'or de l'alchimie en France. (French text);
Alchemy was probably born in Egypt, sometime during Antiquity. It received the influence of the Greek and hermetic doctrines (Chapter II). The Arab civilisation adopted it and brought it into the Western world. Alchemy ...
Le realisme de Stendahl