Anna de Noailles

New Doctoral Dissertation by Marie-Lise Allard

“Anna de Noailles: entre prose et poésie” Doctoral dissertation by Marie-Lise Allard, directed by Bruno Curatolo, University of Franche-Comté, defended November 2010 This dissertation studies Anna de Noailles’ prose fiction in relation to her poetry and autobiographical writings. For a detailed summary, please see the French page. Keywords – prose – poetry – novel – […]

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Noailles at CIEF Convention in Montreal

Today, at the convention of the “Conseil International d’Études Francophones” which is taking place in Montreal, Roxana Verona from Dartmouth College, USA, presented a talk on Marthe Bibesco (Noailles’ cousin), “Les Orients de Marthe Bibesco” (Marthe Bibesco’s Orients), and Catherine Perry from the University of Notre Dame, USA, presented on Noailles, “Silence, elle parle: Anna de Noailles, femme […]

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Discovery of a 1949 portrait of Anna de Noailles

 Alexandre d’Oriano, president of the “Cercle Anna de Noailles,” sent me this image of a portrait done in 1949, after Anna de Noailles’ death, which I discover now only.   Here is a woman in full maturity and awareness of her strength, her gaze at once present and going beyond the observer. […]

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Poetry Reading

THE POETRY CAFE – BETTERTON STREET, LONDON WC2 POETRY  IN  TRANSLATION “The Trace they Wished to Leave”  Wednesday 27 January  –  7.30 pm     Fyodor Tyutchev, Anna de Noailles, Manuel Ulacia Tickets at door £5/£3 conc.  John Dewey, whose biography of Tyutchev will shortly be published by Brimstone Press Ltd, will be introducing us to […]

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Anna de Noailles and Rilke at Cerisy, August 2009

From the 13th to the 20th of August 2009 a conference on Rilke, “Regards croisés: Rainer Maria Rilke, sa vie, son oeuvre, took place at the Cerisy-La-Salle cultural center in Normandy. Eugénie de Brancovan, great niece of Anna de Noailles, and Catherine Perry presented aspects of the relation between Noailles and Rilke. Below a few pictures that commemorate […]

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