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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's 'passionate' love letters sold

Citizen - 20 Jan 2018
“I never planned for these letters to come out or be published,” said 93-year-old Lanzmann, who was the secretary of de Beauvoir's long-term lover, the philosopher and playwright Jean-Paul Sartre. The golden couple of French mid-20th century ...
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Simone de Beauvoir's #MeToo

IAI News - 16 Jan 2018
One of the figureheads of French feminism, Simone de Beauvoir, recounted a #MeToo of sorts in her memoir of girlhood, Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter.[4] When Beauvoir was sixteen, in a bookshop near Saint Sulpice, she asked the shop assistant for an ...
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Simone de Beauvoir and the Left

teleSUR English - 09 Jan 2018
De Beauvoir along with her partner, Jean-Paul Sartre, the French philosopher, known for his work on the theory of existentialism, were invited to visit Cuba's capital Havana to meet the Argentine revolutionary, Che Guevara, and Cuban revolutionary ...
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Catherine Deneuve and the French Feminist Difference

New York Times - 12 Jan 2018
Simone de Beauvoir was no exception. In “America Day by Day,” which she wrote during a stay in the United States in 1947, the author observed her Yankee counterparts with a befuddlement that is still shaping sisterly relations across the Atlantic. “The ...
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Book Review: The Second Sex By Simone De Beauvoir

Feminism in India (blog) - 08 Jan 2018
On Simone de Beauvoir's 110th birth anniversary, we look at some of the important conceptualizations she proposed in her greatest work, Le Deuxième Sexe or The Second Sex and their relevance today. First published in 1949, written in two volumes, and ...
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Beauvoir : l'exil américain des lettres à Lanzmann

Le Monde - 19 Jan 2018
La bibliothèque Beinecke de livres rares et de manuscrits de l'université Yale (New Haven, Connecticut) vient de se porter acquéreuse, par l'intermédiaire de Christie's, de 112 lettres que Simone de Beauvoir a écrites et adressées à Claude Lanzmann à ...
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Simone de Beauvoir, toujours dans l'air du temps

Franceinfo - 16 Jan 2018
Simone de Beauvoir écrit son premier manuscrit en 1935 mais il sera refusé par plusieurs maisons d'édition. Il lui faudra alors attendre huit ans pour que son premier roman soit publié. Puis, en 1949, elle publie Le Deuxième Sexe, un ouvrage qui sera ...
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Subastan cartas de amor de Simone de Beauvoir a Claude Lanzmann

El Universal - 19 Jan 2018
Estas cartas de un "loco amor", según Lanzmann, "sólo concernían a Simone de Beauvoir y a mí", indicó en un texto transmitido por Christie's. "No pensaba hacer conocer (esta correspondencia), ni en ninguna forma de publicación", agregó Lanzmann, quien ...
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Our Less than Eminent Victorians

American Thinker - 20 Jan 2018
The seventies were the decade in which the ideas of Simone de Beauvoir (author of The Second Sex), Betty Friedan (author of The Feminine Mystique and founder of the National Organization of Women), and Gloria Steinem (along with the myth of female ...
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5 reflexões para entender o pensamento de Simone de Beauvoir

Galileu - 12 Jan 2018
Em janeiro de 1908, nascia a francesa Simone de Beauvoir, filósofa, escritora e ícone do pensamento feminista e existencialista. O existencialismo é a corrente filosófica do século 20, que tem como expoentes, além de Beauvoir, intelectuais como Jean ...
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Catherine Deneuve Apologizes to Victims after Denouncing #MeToo

New York Times - 15 Jan 2018
The French actress Catherine Deneuve apologized to victims of sexual violence who decried a letter she signed with more than 100 other Frenchwomen denouncing the #MeToo movement and its French counterpart, #Balancetonporc, or “Expose Your Pig.” In a ...
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Les 110 ans de la naissance de Simone de Beauvoir

France Culture - 11 Jan 2018
Après David Bowie et Benjamin Constant, encore un anniversaire : celui de Simone de Beauvoir ! Simone de Beauvoir dont on fêtait les 110 ans de la naissance ce mardi 9 janvier, un anniversaire qui tombe à pic. Et pas, comme un clin d'œil, parce que ...
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Simone de Beauvoir - 11 Jan 2018
Sin embargo, se podría decir que, ante todo, Simone de Beauvoir fue una mujer que encontró en la escritura una forma de liberación tanto de ella misma como de la sociedad patriarcal a la que pertenecía, convencida de que cada palabra que ponía en un ...
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Simone de Beauvoir, la filósofa que inspiró la lucha feminista

teleSUR TV - 09 Jan 2018
Tal día como hoy se cumplen 110 años del nacimiento de la escritora y filósofa feminista, Simone de Beauvoir, figura que inspiró e inspira a muchas mujeres a luchar por sus derechos, tal y como lo predicó la francesa, “no se nace mujer, se llega a ...
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This day in history — Jan. 9

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - 09 Jan 2018
(Investigators later cited operator error.) One year ago: President-elect Donald Trump appointed his influential son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as a White House senior adviser. Associated Press. French writer Simone de Beauvoir speaks in Paris in 1975 ...

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