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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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Should Love Island be renamed 'Simone de Beauvoir Island'?

The Independent - 20 Jul 2018
Here's the good news then: this series of Love Island, for all of the usual wall-to-wall skinny, gorgeous, straight folk, is so much more feminist than series one that it should probably just go all the way and rename itself “Simone de Beauvoir Island ...
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No label dating: can you have love without commitment?

BBC Three - 19 Jul 2018
When I was growing up, there were some truths that I considered so solid that they didn't bear questioning: that Girl Power was the height of modern feminism. That one microwaved sausage roll was a snack, but two was a complete meal. That I would one ...
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Defying the Dogmas of Modern Feminism

Washington Free Beacon - 21 Jul 2018
French feminist Simone de Beauvoir was explicit: "No woman should be authorized to stay at home to bring up her children," de Beauvoir said. "Society should be totally different. Women should not have that choice, precisely because if there is such a ...
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Off. Simone de Beauvoir amoureuse

L'Humanité - 12 Jul 2018
Autour de correspondances de Simone de Beauvoir, Jean-Paul Sartre, Jacques-Laurent Bost et Nelson Algren. Explications. Les deux derniers ont été des amants de Simone, et le premier fut son compagnon au long cours. Entre l'écrivaine et le philosophe, ...
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Keith C. Burris: Where are the servants?

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 22 Jul 2018
“The Mandarins” is a novel by Simone de Beauvoir about a group of French intellectuals, intimately bound to each other, who became French civil servants after World War II. It was written in 1954, just after my folks lived in Washington. The characters ...
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'É preciso ensiná-lo a ver', por Simone de Beauvoir

Jornal GGN - 15 Jul 2018
[1] Simone [Lucie-Ernestine-Marie Bertrand] de Beauvoir (1908-1986). Os trechos acima – extraídos do blogue Poesia contra a guerra – integram o livro Todos os homens são mortais (Tous les hommes sont mortels; Gallimard, 1946). A tradução é de Sérgio ...
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How Claude Lanzmann Felt About 'Inglourious Basterds'

Haaretz - 17 Jul 2018
When he returned to France he met Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir, who invited him to join the editorial board of the highly influential journal Les Temps Modernes, which they founded in 1945. The intellectual and romantic relationships between ...
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Hélène de Beauvoir, die unbekannte Malerin

SÜDKURIER Online - 18 Jul 2018
Hélène de Beauvoir? Ja, die große Simone hatte eine kleine Schwester. Einerseits Simone de Beauvoir, die Philosophin, die Sartre-Genossin und Pariser Vorzeige-Intellektuelle der Frauenbewegung. Andererseits Hélène de Beauvoir, die unbekannte ...
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Pantheon burial honours French rights icon Simone Veil

Manila Bulletin - 02 Jul 2018
She called for three women in particular to be added: Olympe de Gouges, the revolutionary co-author of a declaration of women's rights who was guillotined in 1793, anarchist Louise Michel and philosopher Simone de Beauvoir. The transfer of Veil's ...
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«Mémoires I et II»: Simone de Beauvoir, sa vie, son œuvre

Le Devoir - 30 Jun 2018
Elle avait 18 ans lorsqu'elle a commencé à tenir son journal intime. Sa vie, Simone de Beauvoir en a fait la matière d'une partie importante de son œuvre. « Je ne préjuge de rien, écrit-elle, sinon que toute vérité peut intéresser et servir. » ...
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The feminist manifesto that isn't, thank God, a feminist manifesto

The Spinoff - 28 Jun 2018
You get the sense that Levy feels the same when she wryly measures herself up to her feminist muse, Simone de Beauvoir. She points out their incompatibly different choices (Levy's, initially, towards marriage and children), but also the way that they ...

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