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Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... chapter two A Breton Crowd in Paris The Beginnings Born in a bretonnant village by the north coast of the Fin- [ istère in 1864, Yvonne Yven knew poverty...
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
Published: 15 November 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390169-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9016-9
...ANDRÉ BRETON (1896–1966) and LEON TROTSKY (1879–1940) The French poet, critic, novelist, essayist, and cofounder of surrealism, André Breton graduated from the Lycée Chaptal in 1912 and began medical studies at the Sorbonne in 1913. During World War I, he was drafted for service and assisted...
Published: 30 March 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... 63 figures 1. Bécassine’s Debut 74 2. L’Assiette au Beurre, October 1903 91 3. Poster for the Breton Mission, 1950s 165 4. Bécassine in Revolt 175 5...
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By Leslie Page Moch
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... conclusion The city of Paris has served as a melting pot in which Breton [ identity is no longer denigrated. This history of ‘‘national assimilation to use the words of Gérard Noiriel, is the work of a state that has privileged...
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By Leslie Page Moch
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... chapter one Contexts Although Paris is the focus of this book, it was not the sole [ destination of Breton émigrés. Bretons had a history of de- partures abroad and a shorter but...
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... chapter five A Long Resolution in Postwar Paris When François and Marie Talabardon came to Paris in 1947 [ from the inland countryside of lower Brittany with their two young children, they began by popularizing Breton specialties from a gro...
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... 70 [ The Turn of the Century benefit of their Breton guests, visited the Ei√el Tower and the great Ferris wheel that was a vestige of the Universal Exposition of 1900. They would spend their lives in service to the public hospital system.∞ How do Marie and François fit into the community of...
Published: 30 March 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... 186 [ Appendix: Marriage Records context, such as the Flemish, Alsatians, Bretons, or Basques. Unfortu- nately the multicultural past is ignored, and the implication of such omissions is that national groups—in this case in France—were relatively homogeneous. This book investigates the lives...
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By Leslie Page Moch
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... notes introducing the pariahs of yesterday 1 Gautier, L’émigration bretonne, 106, and Violain, Bretons de Paris, 29, quote the Father Rivalin, speaking at a congress of worker associations in Saint- Brieuc; François Cadic used...
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... chapter four Between the Wars The Great War did not begin for François Michel as it did [ for rural Bretons when the tocsin—the village church bell alarm—sounded, but rather when he reported to a railroad station in Paris to rejoin his army company in...
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... Introducing the Pariahs of Yesterday Every age has its pariahs, and in 1898 the Breton was declared ‘‘the pariah of Paris This disparaging sobriquet, most closely...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379829-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7982-9
... then moved on to Paris to implant Dada and later to par• ticipate in the activities of Breton's group. Max Ernst, in the excitement of the affective encounters of the postwar period, responded with enthu• siasm to Breton's invitation in May 1921 to come and show his collages in Paris; he left...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390978-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9097-8
... Dame de Paris. The destination was perfect for the Paris Dadaists, including Louis Aragon, André Breton, Paul Éluard, Francis Picabia, Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes, and Tristan Tzara, who wished ‘‘to set right the incompetence of suspicious guides’’ and lead a series of ‘‘excursions and visits’’ to...
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By Leslie Page Moch
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... L’assiette au beurre La Bretagne à Paris Le breton de Paris Bretoned Paris: Bulletin mensuel de la Société La Bretagne L’Illustration Le Matin La paroisse bretonne Le petit parisien War Sao: Organe central des bretons émancipés de la région parisienne books and articles...
Published: 30 August 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8007-8
... Aryan Balto- Irish Breton Albanian Slav Tokharian Celtic Armenian Indo-Iranian...
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By Leslie Page Moch
Published: 30 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395034-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... index Actes de mariage. See marriage records Breton de Paris (periodical), 111–18, 149 Alsatians, 4 Bretoned Paris (periodical), 86–89, 118 Alter, George, 61 Breton Mission, 163–66, 172–73 Anne...
Published: 17 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386513-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8651-3
... encounter. In particular, I analyze the work of Raymond Breton, arguably the most important colonial ethnogra- pher of Island Caribs, who lived for many years in Dominica and produced an encyclopedic dictionary of the Carib language. I argue that the Carib language becomes a surrogate object through...
Published: 30 March 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9503-4
... Bretons in Paris and internal migration at meetings of the Social Science History Association, the Society for French Historical Studies, and the European Social Science History Conference. In addi- tion, the International Institute of Social History, the École des Hautes Études en Sciences...
Published: 25 October 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382546-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8254-6
...-isiba would be "our face, our countenance." 87. Ulloa: opia; Las Casas: hupia. Both variants seem to correspond to the insular Carib oupoye-m - opoye-m "spirit" (Breton, Dictionnaire, p. 424). 88. Ulloa: bohuti, but it is transcribed buhuitihu in the following chapters with one ex• ception, in...