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Google Doodle honours feminist writer Simone de Beauvoir - 08 Jan 2014
She was a leader of the existentialist movement along with her lifelong partner Jean-Paul Sartre. The two never married because de Beauvoir believed their relationship should not be defined by an institution. She believed not marrying or having kids ...
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Simone de Beauvoir as a role model?

Irish Times - 03 Oct 2018
Sir, – A professor writes to suggest that reading the work of Simone de Beauvoir may serve as an antidote to the depredations of men like Harvey Weinstein (Carl Cederström, “How to be a good man”, Features, October 2nd). Unfortunately, the suggested ...
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Sartre and Simone in the Parisian air

The News on Sunday - 06 Oct 2018
A short distance from Sartre's apartment is Hotel La Louisiane, where Simone de Beauvoir lived in a top floor room, between 1943 and 1948. It was during her stay here that she had a moment of epiphany, expressed in her words as: “It was a revelation.
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Modern day feminist thoughts on being 'The Second Sex' today

The Michigan Daily - 20 Sep 2018
But no feminist text or practice could prepare my modern-day feminist brain for Simone De Beauvoir's “The Second Sex”: A psychoanalytic-existential hybrid that evaluates every angle of the female experience and humanity's placement of women in relation ...
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4 Breakout Fashion Designers To Watch At StyleWeek Northeast

Forbes - 21 Sep 2018
Plus, one of her favorite writers is Simone de Beauvoir. She took inspiration from that film's character and played with stripes for her first collection. She focused on a camouflage technique used on ships in World War I called razzle dazzle. “It used ...
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Simone de Beauvoir y las influencers reales

LA NACION (Argentina) - 03 Oct 2018
Ávida lectora, cuando se cruzó con los textos de Simone de Beauvoir se involucró con la idea de que es necesario empoderar a las mujeres. Fue la primera de su familia en ir a la universidad y la primera mujer presidente de la Corte Suprema de su país.
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Perché abbiamo ancora bisogno di Simone de Beauvoir

The Vision - 12 Oct 2018
Dicono che dietro a un grande uomo c'è sempre una grande donna. Lo sappiamo, è una cazzata. A volte le donne sono davanti, in primissima linea, come lo era Simone de Beauvoir con Jean-Paul Sartre, il suo compagno di una vita. Nata e cresciuta in una ...
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Reinterpretando a Simone de Beauvoir

Página 12 - 11 Oct 2018
La escritora francesa recordó una frase de Simone de Beauvoir, nunca desmentida: “Las mujeres cuentan sobre todo sus vidas”. Millet advirtió que frente al lugar común que querría que las mujeres tuvieran más pudor que los hombres, esas mujeres revelan ...
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10 Things to Feel Bad About That Are Unique to This Decade

Signature Reads - 11 Oct 2018
I feel bad that more people know Kim Kardashian than Simone de Beauvoir. Could I have prevented this? No, but the guilt is there anyway. Shocker. 6. I feel bad that at a time when everyone is declaring their proud heritage, I'm self-hating. 7. I feel ...
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FGSS convenes 'The Future is Feminist' book club

Cornell Chronicle - 10 Oct 2018
In addition to Yamatta-Taylor's book, the club will read “The Second Sex” by Simone de Beauvoir and “The Politics of the Veil” by Joan W. Scott, books Ghosh is examining with her Feminist Theory class. Seated next to signs on bookstore shelves for ...
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Sartre, The Kavanaugh Hearings And The Politics Of 'Bad Faith'

Forward - 28 Sep 2018
Only after France's liberation did his book begin to attract readers when, along with Albert Camus and Simone de Beauvoir, Sartre was heaved onto the world stage as a representative of a new philosophy called existentialism. In the book, Sartre defines ...
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News: October/November 2018

Philosophy Now - 24 Sep 2018
One keynote speaker was Judith Butler, from Berkeley, who gave the Simone de Beauvoir Lecture on the opening day. The subject of her talk was 'Gender in Translation/Beyond Monolingualism'. That it was a truly global conference can be seen from the ...
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Pages arrachées à Simone de Beauvoir

France Culture - 30 Sep 2018
Entremêlés à l'action politique, dans la vie de Simone de Beauvoir, il y a aussi les voyages et la littérature : la vie d'une femme qui a su tenir les promesses qu'elle s'était faites dans sa jeunesse. Simone de Beauvoir, Jean-Paul Sartre et Claude ...
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La force des choses (1ère partie)

France Culture - 30 Sep 2018
Vie publique et vie privée se confondent pour Simone de Beauvoir au cours des années qui succèdent à la Libération de Paris, car avec Jean-Paul Sartre, elle a opté pour l'engagement politique qu'ils estiment la seule conduite compatible avec leurs ...
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Inge Feltrinelli Dies at 87; Publishing Titan Started With a Camera

New York Times - 28 Sep 2018
In 1953, Ernest Hemingway's German publisher sent the young photojournalist Inge Schönthal to Cuba to discuss a new translation of the writer's books. She had been looking for a way to meet Hemingway and had asked the publisher for help. She ended up ...
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Mémoires d'une jeune fille rangée (1ère partie)

France Culture - 28 Sep 2018
Simone de Beauvoir décrit ici son éducation dans une famille bourgeoise désargentée, depuis sa petite enfance jusqu'à l'obtention de son agrégation de philosophie à 21 ans. Portrait non daté de Simone de Beauvoir• Crédits : AFP - AFP. Choix des textes ...

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