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  List of national poets information - Search.com
Many nations have adopted a poet who is perceived to represent the identity, beliefs and principles of their culture.
Note that this is not a list of sovereign states or countries, although many of the nations listed may also be states or countries.
The French language has a number of sobriquets to denote the origin of various literary languages.
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  Encyclopedia: List of French language poets
French Renaissance literature is, for the purpose of this article, literature written in French (Middle French) from the French invasion of Italy in 1494 to 1600, or roughly the period from the reign of Charles VIII of France to the ascension of Henri IV of France to the throne.
Poets who have written in the French language: Poet is a term applied to a person who composes poetry, including extended forms such as dramatic verse.
French poetry French literature is, generally speaking, literature written in the French language, particularly by citizens of France; it may also refer to literature written by people living in France who speak other traditional non-French languages.
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 French literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
French literature is literature written in the French language ; and especially, literature written in French by citizens of France ; see Francophone Literature for literature written in French by citizens of othernations.
The French language itself may be regarded as a modern form of Latin.
Between the outbreak of the French Revolution in 1789 and the final overthrow of Napoleon Bonaparte in 1815, the minds of Frenchmen were turnedchiefly to outward events.
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 Learn more about Poet in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Poets are authors who are skilled in the art of writing poetry or who are otherwise authors of a poems.
Poets are often regarded as imaginative thinkers or writers.
Poets day is a reference to Friday in workplaces which have a shorter working day at the end of the week.
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 List of poets - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
People on this list should ideally have articles of their own, and be in some way noteworthy for their poetry.
Frances E. Harper, poet, novelist, lecturer and activist in turn of the century temperance and racial uplift movements.
Petar Petrovic Njegos, (1813-1851), Serb poet and ruler
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 Yale University Library: French Language & Literature - Selected Reference Materials
Includes references to articles on French language and literature in some 588 homage volumes; a listing of the Festschriften is followed by a classified listing of the relevant contributions.
Lists French verse anthologies of the 16th century, describes their contents, and identifies many of the anonymous items they include.
Volume 1 provides a chronological list of notable giftbooks, keepsakes, anthologies of prose and verse, and a few periodicals, and gives for each basic bibliographic data, the names of the contributors, the number of their contributions, and in some important cases their titles or first lines.
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Language carries culture, and culture carries, particularly through orature and literature, the entire body of values by which we perceive ourselves and our place in the world.
Language is thus inseparable from ourselves as a community of human beings with a specific form and character, a specific history, a specific relationship to the world.
The shadows and language of tribal poets and novelists could be the new ghost dance literature, the shadow literature of liberation that enlivens tribal survivance.
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 List of poets
People on this list should ideally have articles of their own, and be in some way noteworthy for their poetry.
Frances E. Harper, poet, novelist, lecturer and activist in turn of the century temperance and racial uplift movements.
Petar Petrovic Njegos, (1813-1851), Serb poet & ruler
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Over the centuries it has fascinated poets, writers and painters, seduced by the regenerating effects of its everlasting spring climate and by its many historic monuments.
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 Modern Languages: French Division Courses Fall 2001
Since Renaissance authors took a special interest in language as an expression of individuality as well as in the revival of the classical genre of the dialogue, the notion of voice and of interacting voices in a dialogical setting will be crucial to understanding the literature of the period.
This course examines the technical and stylistic developments in the use of the French language which permitted prose writers to analyze with clarity and wit the political, philosophical and aesthetic issues that were part of the emergence of what is now termed French Classicism.
The core reading list (in English) is complemented by a reading list in French which students with a reading knowledge of that language are encouraged to use.
www.fsu.edu /~modlang/divisions/french/fall_2001.html   (1263 words)

  
 Dept of Foreign Languages & Literatures
Barnes teaches language courses in French, and is interested in second language acquisition, outreach to the francophone community and extracurricular activities linking students to study abroad, the Peace Corps, and international internships.
Her research interests are on classroom research, particularly on the integration of content and language forms (content-enriched instruction), as well as the use of the first and second language in the classroom.
His research interests include 19th and 20th century French literature, postcolonial literature and theory, cultural studies, African studies, the relations between literature and philosophy, and the application of technology to the teaching of foreign languages, literatures and cultures.
www.colostate.edu /Depts/FLL/french.html   (652 words)

  
 French Language and Literature Research Guide
A sample list of LC subject headings for French language and literature follows (capitalization is not necessary):
Quotations from French authors, especially recent ones, are used to clarify usage and to trace changes of meaning.
Dictionary of the French language, containing 60,000 words and their meanings, etymologies, and pronunciations, illustrated with examples and citations, some with synonyms and antonyms.
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 List of poets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Petar Petrovic Njegos, (1813-1851), Serb poet & ruler
Suleiman the Magnificent, ruler of the Ottoman Empire and Islamic poet
Paul Valéry, (1871-1945), French author and poet of the Symbolist school
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 Department of Modern Languages - Welcome to French
French is one of the subjects for which Exeter was rated excellent in the 2006 Sunday Times University Guide.
With over 500 undergraduates it is the largest constituent part of the Department of Modern Languages; more than 25 members of staff are involved in the delivery of language and culture modules.
The University has invested in a series of new appointments in French over recent years.
www.sall.ex.ac.uk /languages/french   (137 words)

  
 Poets
Francophone African poetry (that is, poetry written by Africans in the French language) is a rich and varied literary expression.
Finally, the poets of the fourth generation are still too young to have garnered enough acclaim to have been translated into English, and thus won't be addressed here.
Senghor in particular was a driving force as both a poet and a statesman in recognizing the way in which feminism, and female sensuality in particular, leads to moral virtue, and consequently the rise of hope and the human spirit.
web.uflib.ufl.edu /cm/africana/poets.htm   (974 words)

  
 Symbolism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Their poetry, they claim, has cadences which the outsider cannot sufficiently detect; it has all the delicacy for which its sister, French prose, is so justly renowned; and, if the poetry seems to the foreigner to be rhetorical, that is in accordance with French tradition and is acceptable to French taste.
The subject manner is grotesquely extravagant, the language is coarse and sometimes filthy, but beneath the buffoonery there is a strong undercurrent of keen satire, for Rabelais was an earnest and independent thinker.
In fact, French literature around the turn of the century was eclectic, with all kinds of tendencies represented, but with no single one dominant for any great length of time.
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 Research Guide: French Language & Literature - Boston College
University of California, Berkeley, Spanish, UC Berkeley; Mester, is the literary journal of the graduate students of the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of California, Los Angeles.
The ARTFL Project (The American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language).
The MLA Directory of Periodicals, produced by the Modern Language Association of America, lists over 3,700 periodicals in the areas of literature, language, linguistics, and folklore that are covered regularly in the MLA International Bibliography.
www.bc.edu /libraries/research/guides/s-frenchlanglit   (2333 words)

  
 3306 Byron Definition / 3306 Byron Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
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It is named after Lord ByronGeorge Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron (January 22, 1788 – April 19, 1824), commonly known as Lord Byron, was the most widely read English language poet of his day.
It is an S-type asteroid, meaning that it is bright and metallicIn chemistry, a metal (Greek: Metallon) is an element that readily forms cations and has metallic bonds, and it is sometimes said that it is similar to a cation in a cloud of electrons.
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 Learn more about French literature in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Learn more about French literature in the online encyclopedia.
French literature is literature written by French authors or literature written in the French language.
List of French language poets, List of French language authors
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /f/fr/french_literature.html   (135 words)

  
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 Language Centre - Language learning links
French Links An extensive, very useful list of French WWW sites by Robert Peckham at the University of Tennessee.
Linguaweb “Resources for language learners of all ages and levels.
A list of e-mail distribution lists devoted primarily to the linguistic study of individual languages and groups of languages.
www.lang.ox.ac.uk /langlinks/indivlangs/french.html   (1593 words)

  
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Levec, poet Peter Levec, (born 1923), poet Denise Levertov (Black Mountain triumverate) Jernej Levicnik, (1808-1883), poet Philip...
poet Federico Garc Lorca, poet Audre Lorde, (born 1934), fl lesbian activist Audre Lorde (aka Gamba Adisa-Warrior...
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 Foreign Language Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Here are a few American Sign Language terms to help those of you who are trying to communicate with a person who signs, but does not hear.
French gothic novelists, especially with a "vampirish" slant, are the focus of this site, mostly French, but also some other nationalities.
Biography and literary criticism for this Spanish language novelist and thinker of the 20th Century.
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 List of French people : Famous French People
List of French people : Famous French People
Jean Cocteau -- 20th century poet and playwright
Mary Pierce[?]-- Canadian born French citizen, tennis player
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 List of poets at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
List of English-language first and second generation modernist writers
See also: list of people by occupation, lists of people, poetry
Christopher Nolan, (born 1970), poet, member of Aosdána
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Renowned lexicographer and author Eugene Ehrlich gathers the 3,500 most engrossing words in the English language and their concise definitions, including short discussions for words most often confused and misused by today's speakers and writers.
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Celebrated poets offer intriguing views on their fellow poets, such as Tom Paulin on Ted Hughes, Seamus Heaney on Robert Lowell, and Anne Stevenson on Sylvia Plath.
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 Christopher Pearce - The Info Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Steven Curtis Lance mind-brain.com/poemdirectory/stevelance/comment.php Steven Curtis Lance, romantic poet
Czesław Miłosz, Polish poet, Nobel Prize in Literature in 1980 (June 30, 1911 &- August 14, 2004)
Gilles Vigneault, (born 1928), Quebec signer-songwriter and poet
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