Post Profile






Jean d’Ormesson, an ‘immortal’ of the Académie Française, dies at 92

He was a writer, philosopher, newspaper commentator and frequent presence on French TV.
read more

share

Related Posts


Jean Dujardin In ‘The Connection’ Red Band Trailer: Bang Bang A La Française

Industries / Entertainment Industry : Deadline Hollywood

Period crime thriller The Connection (released in France as La French) stars Oscar-winner Jean Dujardin in the true story of the judge who tried to stop the French Connection, one of the most powerful drug organizations of its day. ...

Jean d'Ormesson, France's 'prince of letters', dies aged 92

Arts : Artdaily

Jean d'Ormesson, an aristocrat and prolific author who was among France's most popular intellectuals, died early Tuesday, his daughter told AFP. He was 92. Hailed by President Emmanuel Macron as the "prince of letters", d'Ormesson b...

Jean d'Ormesson (1925-2017)

Academics / Literature : The Literary Saloon

French author Jean d'Ormesson has passed away; see, for example, the AP report. He was the grand old man of the Académie française -- elected to his fauteuil in 1973; the next-ranking immortel, Jean-Denis Bredin, has only been seate...

Jean d’Ormesson, ‘Immortal’ French Man of Letters, Dies at 92

News : NYTimes: News

Once the youngest of the Académie Française’s 40 “immortals,” he became a national figure through his writings and television appearances.

Renowned French writer Jean D'Ormesson is dead at 92

Local Interest / France : France 24

France loves its intellectuals and writers as perhaps no other country does, and one of its favourites has died. Jean D’Ormesson, once the youngest member of the Academie Française, passed away early Tuesday at the age of 92.

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC