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d'une fin de siècle à l'autre

Posted to WritersAndGenres

These years 1880-1914 are very rich and confusing, and very French too, because of the Affaire Dreyfus and of the impact of German philosophy and music. All this may sound very bizarre from another side of the Atlantic. At that time France was a very special place, very political, very committed and passionate. Artists would feel they were at the cross-roads of History.
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