Modern France

Past lectures

Recording


20 April 2022

Zoom lecture

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Modern Masters after the War: Picasso, Matisse, Braque & Léger, 1944-1960

with Chris Boïcos


27 April 2022

Zoom lecture

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Left Bank Paris in the 1950s, Part 1: Existentialism and Jazz

with Sylvie Koneski


4 May 2022

Zoom lecture

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French Artists in Exile in New York,  Cultural Capital of the Free World

1940-1947

with Anne Catherine Abecassis


All 3: 20, 27 April & 4 May 2022

Zoom lectures

All 3 20 April-4 May lectures

  • Modern Masters after the War
  • Left Bank Paris in the 1950s,
  • French Artists in Exile in New York



16 March 2022

 

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The Persecution of Jews in Vichy France.

Part 2: From the “Vel’d’Hiv” to the Liberation of the Camps, 1942-1945

with Chris Boïcos


23 March 2022

 

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The German Occupation Revisited: French films of the 1970s and 1980s

with Sylvie Koneski


30 March 2022

 

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The art world in occupied Paris, 1940-1944

 with Anne Catherine Abecassis


All 3: 16, 23 & 30 March 2022

Zoom lectures

All 3 March lectures

  • Persecution of Jews in Vichy France  2
  • The German Occupation Revisited 
  • The art world in occupied Paris


16 February 2022 

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The Persecution of Jews in Vichy France.

Part 1: Prelude, 1939-1942

with Chris Boïcos


23 February 2022

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French Cinema under the Nazi Occupation: 1940-1944

with Sylvie Koneski


2 March 2022 

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Art in France under the German Occupation. Part 1: Flight, 1940-1941

with Anne Catherine Abecassis


All 3: 16, 23 Feb. & 2 March 2022 

All 3 Feb-March lectures

  • The Persecution of Jews in Vichy France 
  • French Cinema under the Nazi Occupation 
  • Artists in exile 


12 January 2022

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Paris Photographed:

From Atget to Cartier-Bresson 1920-1939

with Chris Boïcos


19 January 2021

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Europe on the Brink: The Art and Politics of the 1937 Paris Exposition

with Anne Catherine Abecassis


26 January 2022

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The Golden Age of French Cinema

1930-1939

with Sylvie Koneski


12, 19 & 26 January 202

All 3 January lectures

Paris Photographed, 1937 Paris Exposition & Gold Age of French Cinema