France, Paris

L'Europe des Lumières

when 4 July 2016 - 15 July 2016
language French
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 400

The Age of Enlightenment in France and Europe (1680-1780): The Age of Enlightenment saw the birth of public space while the ideology of the Enlightenment permeated the visual arts, literature and theatre of the time.

Mutlidisciplinary courses (Literature, History, History of Art, Philosophy)

- De la Querelle à la Révolution, un siècle de Lumières en France et en Europe (v. 1680- v.1780)
- Contestation et transformation de la famille au 17ème siècle
- Déraison et imagination dans l’art de l’Europe des Lumières
- Les Lumières à partir de Leibniz : rationalité et pluralisme
- Les scènes des Lumières : théâtre et diffusion des idées de Voltaire à la Révolution

One week : 15 hours + conferences

Course leader

Jean-François Dunyach, Arnaud Maillet, Isabelle Roméro, Sophie Marchand, Jean-Baptiste Rauzy

Target group

Students, tourists, or curious Parisian ! (A good level of French is required: B1)

Course aim

Discover the current debates in different scientific fields and learn about the French civilisation with professors from a prestigious University: La Sorbonne.

Credits info

A certificate will be delivered

Fee info

EUR 400: Courses, conferences and a visit of the Sorbonne (or of the Senate) are included in the price.
You can also add cultural activities to the programme of courses.

Scholarships

None