George Sand

Author George Sand

Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin (later Baroness Dudevant, best known by her pseudonym George Sand, was a French novelist and memoirist.
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Birthday
01 July 1804
Deceased
08 June 1876
Death Place
Nohant-Vic

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Koenraad Goudeseune, Over Gustave Flaubert - Contrabas
Google News - over 6 years
Van de overvloedige correspondentie van Gustave Flaubert, (une mer à boire) bieden de brieven die hij aan George Sand schreef en daarvan de laatste honderd bladzijden ons een prachtig beeld van hoe de meester uit Croisset over een en ander dacht,
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Helen Humphreys on why she chose to reconstruct a historical footnote - National Post (blog)
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He rubbed shoulders with Balzac, Chopin and George Sand, was made a member of the Académie française and the Senate, and fostered a friendship with Napoleon's niece. “There was so much that was fascinating in his life that I was just happy to deal with
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Parks and Recreation Showrunner Michael Schur Gives a Master Class on His ... - New York Magazine
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I have a new appreciation for Frasier because when I was a kid watching the show and he would make a reference to George Sand or something I would have no idea what he was talking about. Having been to high school and college I now have a new
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Finnish Fetish - Artforum
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I had not yet seen one of her contributions to the show, Endless Dreams and Water Between, a film about islands and proximity, with texts borrowed from writers as varied as George Sand and Gilles Deleuze. Jansson is, of course, the legendary author and
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Romantic Dining in Paris: the Ambiance Trap - About - News & Issues
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Some of the more genuinely romantic restaurants, like Lapérouse (pictured), set in a 17th century mansion with boudoir-style nooks for têtes-à-têtes, and once the haunt of George Sand or Emile Zola, don't particularly go out of their way to lure you in
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Sources of Madness—The Insane Thinkers of the Modern Age - Canada Free Press
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Writer George Sand called him “Saint Rousseau,” whereas the poet Shelly termed him a “sublime genius.” The philosopher Schiller claimed he was a “Christ-like soul for whom only Heaven's angels are fit company.” But those who actually knew Rousseau tell
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Lesson for the digital future - Malaysia Star
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Carrière's first contact with books was with the Bible in the church in the French village where he grew up; and also with George Sand's Valentine, a book that his father read over and over because he was fond of it. Eco recounts how he fell in love
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Boston area author readings Aug. 21-27 - Boston Globe (blog)
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Ciuraru examines the cases of women who adopted male names in order to be taken seriously, such as George Sand, born Amandine-Aurore-Lucile Dupin, and the Brontë sisters. Then there are others like George Orwell and Lewis Carroll who, Ciuraru writes,
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Trpceski Joins Intl Crew at Tuscan Sun Festival - MINA
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Chronicling the love story of renowned composer Frederic Chopin and infamous French writer and feminist Amandine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin, known as George Sand, the performance explores the development of their unusual relationship over a decade
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New products: iPad, MacBook cases - NorthJersey.com
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French brand Histoires de Parfums has created a library of masculine and feminine scents, inspired by such storied muses as Mata Hari, George Sand, Casanova and the Marquis de Sade. Our pick for a summer scent? The 1873 eau de parfum, inspired by the
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School colours may be off, but school spirit isn't - Montreal Gazette
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Harvey Stoliar, George Sand and Lenny Tucker are late-1950s grads. I was in the class of '65, by which time BBHS teams wore blue and orange unis. Baron Byng closed in 1980. The building was taken over by Sun Youth, and the Baron Byng alums are
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Remote Aleutian villages seek greenhouses - CanadianBusiness.com
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Now, Pletnikoff wants a greenhouse for Saint George. Sand Point wants one too, and Nikolski wants a second, larger one. Nikolski is 116 miles west of Unalaska and about 900 miles southwest of Anchorage. The island has grass, wild cattle and sheep
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Barneys New York's Simon Doonan on the Bow Tie—Its Comeback, Characteristics ... - Wall Street Journal
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There's nothing better than a woman having a George Sand moment, with some frothy necktie. A suit, menswear, it really can magnify your femininity à la Madonna or Marlene Dietrich. That was the whole idea behind Yves Saint Laurent's "Le Smoking," and
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Electrelane Week: Four Literary Destinations on Our Upcoming Tour - Drowned In Sound
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You can't actually go inside, but I still get a kick just from standing on the other side of the road, imagining all the great writers and artists (Picasso, Hemingway and George Sand to name but a few) that passed through its doors at the beginning of
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Hot Corner: Darren Clarke's story is a feel-good favorite - The Birmingham News - al.com
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Thomas Bjorn, who has a bunker named after him thanks to his final-round collapse in the Royal St. George's sand the last time the British Open was held there. - Phil Mickelson, the four-time major winner who had never found much success across the
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Réminiscence L'Incroyable Patchouli (2011) {New Fragrance - Limited Edition} - Mimi Froufrou
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If patchouli remains one of the most popular notes that one can smell in the air of Paris (see also US patchouli testimonials), it is due to a historical tradition (see Maître Gantier et Parfumeur George Sand), a taste predilection, and no doubt to
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BOOK REVIEW: 'Nom de Plume': Authors Use Pen Names for Many Reasons - HNN Huntingtonnews.net
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Bored by her aristocratic milieu, a cigar-smoking, cross-dressing baroness rejected the rules of propriety by having sexual liaisons with men and women alike, publishing novels and plays under the name George Sand. Painstakingly researched but still
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The return of Mallorca's Chuetas - Jerusalem Post
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Writers such as the Frenchwoman George Sand in the 19th century and Englishman Robert Graves in the 20th wrote about the Chuetas with much sympathy, lamenting the hatred to which they continued to be subjected by their fellow Mallorcans
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of George Sand
    LATE ADULTHOOD
  • 1876
    Age 71
    George Sand died at Nohant, near Châteauroux, in France's Indre département on 8 June 1876, at the age of 71 and was buried in the grounds of her home there.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1848
    Age 43
    When the 1848 Revolution began, Sand started her own newspaper, which was published in a workers' co-operative.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1838
    Age 33
    A Winter in Majorca described the period that she and Chopin spent on that island from 1838 to 1839.
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    In Majorca one can still visit the (then-abandoned) Carthusian monastery of Valldemossa, where she spent the winter of 1838–1839 with Chopin and her children.
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  • 1835
    Age 30
    In 1835, she was legally separated from Dudevant and took her children with her.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1831
    Age 26
    In early 1831, she left her husband and entered upon a four- or five-year period of "romantic rebellion."
  • TEENAGE
  • 1822
    Age 17
    In 1822, at the age of eighteen, Sand married Casimir Dudevant (1795–1871; first name "François"), illegitimate son of Baron Jean-François Dudevant.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1804
    Born
    Born on July 1, 1804.
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