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Rules, Rule-Breaking, and French Neoclassicism: Crash Course Theater #20

Rules, Rule-Breaking, and French Neoclassicism: Crash Course Theater #20

Everyone knows, you need a bunch of rules to make good theater. That’s what the French thought in the 17th century, anyway. The French Neoclassical revival had a BUNCH of French playwrights following a bunch of rules. Unsurprisingly, some of the most interesting plays of the era broke those rules. Today, we’ll talk about the rules, and we’ll talk about Racine (who followed them), and Corneille (who was not so… Read Article →

Alexandre Dumas - Famous Authors - Wiki Videos by Kinedio

Alexandre Dumas – Famous Authors – Wiki Videos by Kinedio

Alexandre Dumas (born Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie; 24 July 1802 – 5 December 1870), also known as Alexandre Dumas, père, was a French writer. His works have been translated into nearly 100 languages, and he is one of the most widely read French authors. Many of his historical novels of high adventure were originally published as serials, including The Count of Monte Cristo, The Three Musketeers, Twenty Years After,… Read Article →

Jamie Cat Callan, author, "French Women Don't Sleep Alone"

Jamie Cat Callan, author, "French Women Don't Sleep Alone"

Jamie talks about her latest book, “French Women Don’t Sleep Alone: Pleasurable Secrets to Finding Love” welcome back to today on the vineyard I'm sissy Biggers and this is our our final day here at Ali's store as we in you know enjoyed hosting the president as it were and we hope that they're enjoying their their last few days here on the vineyard you know we meet some really… Read Article →

Was Shakespeare a Hoax? - Q&A#4

Was Shakespeare a Hoax? – Q&A#4

When I reached out for my Q&A videos, many of you asked me questions about history. I decided to mine a few for regular video topics, but here are some quick answers to a few of the other historical questions. Step Back is made possible by the generous contributions of viewers like you, consider helping at You can also help by getting your hands on Step Back merchandise over at… Read Article →

Shakespeare - The History of English (3/10)

Shakespeare – The History of English (3/10)

This video shows us that Shakespeare invented over 2000 new words and phrases like eyeball, anchovy and puppy. (Part 3 of 10) Playlist link – Transcript link – Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University Explore our English literature free courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU The Open University is the world’s leading provider… Read Article →

The Present - OFFICIAL

The Present – OFFICIAL

Subtitles: Basque, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, English, Estonian, Esperanto, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Turkish, Thai “The Present” is a thesis short from the Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg, Germany. facebook page: www.facebook.com/thepresentshort vimeo: www.jacobfrey.de www.mentirinhas.com.br soundtrack by “Zealand” itunes.apple.com/us/album/present-feat.-septemberkind/id915500091 We really hope you enjoy the result of our hard… Read Article →

Why are French women so thin & the food so good?... | "Parisian chic" | Justine Leconte

Why are French women so thin & the food so good?… | "Parisian chic" | Justine Leconte

French women don’t diet, but they have a healthy way of eating overall, food education is important for children and eating is in fact a lifestyle. In this video, I give you my (personal) perspective on food in the French culture. Thumbs up if you liked this video! Any question or tip? Comment below. New videos: Wednesday 5pm & Sunday 12pm (Paris/Berlin time). Take care! Justine ************************** PREVIOUS EPISODES OF… Read Article →

The Historic Disappearance of Louis Le Prince

The Historic Disappearance of Louis Le Prince

This French inventor stepped onto a train… and disappeared from history Unsolved has merch! Check it out here: Watch on Amazon Instant Video: Watch on Hulu: Check out our BuzzFeed Original Series channel on Roku: GET MORE BUZZFEED: BuzzFeedBlue Sports, video games, Unsolved & more epic daily videos! MUSIC Licensed via Audio Network SFX Provided By AudioBlocks ( STILLS Old Film Light Leaks Loop – with Audio (Full HD) TheMediaSuitcase/Getty… Read Article →

Tino Rossi - Tango Écris-moi, 1937

Tino Rossi – Tango Écris-moi, 1937

Tino Rossi & Orchestre Marcel Cariven – Écris-moi (Scrivimi) Tango (Raymondi-Poterat) Columbia, French postwar re-issue (Original recording in c. 1937) NOTE: Dear You Tubers, Friends Of My Channel! The carnage of my archives in this channel by the censors in You Tube is still going on. More and more films are being blocked by YT administration under the absurd and offensive accusation of “sowing hatred” and “insulting other You Tube… Read Article →

Who was Molière, the great French playwright?

Who was Molière, the great French playwright?

In this video, I talk about Molière, a famous French playwright and actor who enjoyed success during the reign of Louis XIV, the Sun King. Why is he so famous? What were his best plays? “The duty of comedy is to correct men by amusing them.” French Possum is a video channel dedicated to promoting the French culture and language to people around the world. All videos are in French… Read Article →

Top 10 Sexiest Accents

Top 10 Sexiest Accents

From East to West, North to South, and whether we understand them or not, accents can really make us weak in the knees. Join as we count down our picks for the top 10 sexiest accents.Check us out at and Special thanks to our users GracieK, GUTTRA, Lucy K, roxy, Sara Cohen and Tom Samad for submitting the idea on our Suggestions Page at WatchMojo.com/suggest Check out the voting page… Read Article →

Friends - Joey speaks French

Friends – Joey speaks French

Friends Season 10 Episode 13 “The One Where Joey Speaks French” If You Want To Support This Channel: Bitcoin: 1AoXKg3d7QdUD7V6zxPfSBfn4YhNpCcnZq Thanks for watching. seems pretty simple your first line is my name is Claude so just repeat after me you should my backload you're the coop plow just try it again okay you're my pal Claude shut the plea blue huh that's not quite what I'm saying really sounds exactly… Read Article →

Find your perfect short course with Open Learning at Queen's University Belfast

Find your perfect short course with Open Learning at Queen's University Belfast

From languages to creative writing and from music to wine tasting, be inspired and find your perfect Open Learning course. Open Learning courses give you the opportunity to try your hand at something new at a time that suits you. At Queen’s University Belfast we are committed to offering our students a lifetime of opportunities and our diverse programme is testimony to that. All of our courses are delivered in… Read Article →

Indila - Love Story

Indila – Love Story

La réédition de « Mini World » est disponible sur iTunes : Découvrez la playlist Love Story faite spécialement par Indila sur : Love Story, 5eme extrait de Mini World Compositeurs: Indila – Skalpovich Auteur: Indila Réalisateur : Karim Ouaret Facebook : Twitter :

Acting School - Gene Hackman Talks about George Morrison, founder of New Actors Workshop, NYC

Acting School – Gene Hackman Talks about George Morrison, founder of New Actors Workshop, NYC

Actor Gene Hackman speaks in an interview about the influence his first acting teacher and co-founder of New Actors Workshop, George Morrison, had on his career. The New Actors Workshop is an acting school in New York City founded by Mr. Morrison, Paul Sills, and Mike Nichols. The school uses a unique dual-track curriculum combining Stanislavski-based acting technique with Spolin improvisation. New Actors Workshop I just want to start at… Read Article →

Victor Hugo - Famous Authors - Wiki Videos by Kinedio

Victor Hugo – Famous Authors – Wiki Videos by Kinedio

Victor Marie Hugo (26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement. He is considered one of the greatest and best-known French writers. In France, Hugo’s literary fame comes first from his poetry and then from his novels and his dramatic achievements. Among many volumes of poetry, Les Contemplations and La Légende des siècles stand particularly high in critical esteem. Outside… Read Article →

French Short Stories for Beginners - Learn French With Stories [French Reading Comprehension]

French Short Stories for Beginners – Learn French With Stories [French Reading Comprehension]

Learn French with French Short Stories for Beginners. French Audiobook with French Stories for beginners by Lingo Mastery. This is the first chapter from our French audiobook, French Short Stories for Beginners: 20 Captivating Short Stories to Learn French & Grow Your Vocabulary the Fun Way! Don’t have an Audible account? Get this full 7-hour Audiobook for free: Subscribe for more awesome French language videos! en route pour les vacances… Read Article →