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The sansculottes, like Jean-Jacques Rousseau, favoured direct democracy, which meant that the deputies in the nation's Legislature (The National Convention between 1792 and 1795) should be 'mandated' by their constituents.
The sansculottes were not slow to realise that class had as much to do with the classroom as it did with the workshop.
In very general terms, the sansculottes were fighting against the increasing incursion on their daily lives of market economics and a money economy They hated bankers, money-lenders, and stock-exchange jobbers, just as today popular opinion rails against 'fat cats in the city'; they were against an increasingly anonymous commercial, and industrial, capitalist system.
faculty.goucher.edu /history231/Gwynne_Lewis.htm   (7026 words)

 Sans-culottes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Sansculottism.
Sans-culottes (French for without knee-breeches) was a term created 1790 - 1792 by the aristocracy to describe the poorer members of the Third Estate, according to the dominant theory because they usually wore pantaloons instead of the chique culotte.
The Republican Calendar at first termed the complementary days at the end of the year Sans-culottides; however, the National Convention suppressed the name when adopting the constitution of the year III (1795) and substituted the name jours complémentaires.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sans-culottes   (357 words)

 Directoire & Empire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The most obvious representatives of the revolting lower classes were the sansculottes, translating as "without breeches" - breeches being nobility wear as opposed to the full-length trousers adapted from sailors' costume.
The sansculottes took pride in dressing a sloppy workman's style, with short jackets, wooden shoes and the red jacobine cap that was borrowed from galley-slaves.
Less revolutionary citizens basically kept to the developments of the previous years: English fashion was even more strongly embraced, not to a small part owing to the fact that the French fashion magazines, which had catered to the nobility, weren't available anymore.
www.mauritia.de /en/empire/index.html   (693 words)

 Stage Plays
Sansculottes and the Storefront Theater produced Practical Anatomy in January–February 2006.
Produced by Sansculottes in February 2006 at Live Bait Theater, directed by Riley Cooper.
Produced by Sansculottes in February 2005 at Frankie J's Methadome, directed by Terry Selucky.
www.eabagby.com /StagePlays.html   (292 words)

 Elizabeth Bagby
Sansculottes' world premiere of C. Mitchell Turner's American Rock Anthem opens next Friday, August 5, at the West Theatre of the Raven Theatre Complex, 6157 N Clark.
Sansculottes Theater Company is staging an evening of one-acts, Business Casualties, in July at the Neo-Futurarium.
Screw Love, the evening of awkward love scenes from Sansculottes Theater Company, was a roaring success—so much so that we're planning another sketch show for this spring, this one about the flawless system that is public high school in America.
www.eabagby.com /news.html   (1943 words)

The "Mountain" were from districts within city of Paris and most owed their political strength to the most radical elements in the city.
From the Sansculottes the cry, "We are betrayed!" The denounced the bourgeoisie as profiteers and exploiters of the people.
The Paris Commune, under Sansculottes pressure, invaded the Convention and arrested the Girondins.
www.mmilam.com /1792FrRev.htm   (1132 words)

 Homework High - History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
I really don't understand who the sansculottes were or what a counter-revolution is in the French Revolution.
Dear Naa (?) The sansculottes were the lower working class revolutionaries of the French Revolution.
They were often extreme revolutionaries, that is, they believed in getting rid of the monarchy (Republicanism) and were prepared to use violence to achieve what they wanted.
www.channel4.com /learning/microsites/H/homeworkhigh/history/answer.jsp?id=124068   (151 words)

 Gapers Block, Chicago, IL - Merge: July 14, 2004
Just posted on John Kerry's blog: Illinois state senator and US Senate candidate Barack Obama will be delivering the keynote speech at the Democratic National Convention in Boston on Tuesday, July 27th.
The new young theatre company Les Sansculottes are hosting, appropriately enough, a Bastille Day show tonight at the Hideout.
Sansculottes and Electrorange present Rock the Bastille, featuring Menthol, The Wes Hollywood Show and the Specs.
www.gapersblock.com /merge/archives/2004_07_14.php   (356 words)

 Chapter Sangrado <i>to</i> Saracen of S by Brewer's Readers Handbook
Sansculottes, a low, riff-raff party in the great French Revolution, so shabby in dress that they were termed “the trouser-less.” The culotte is the breeches, called bræck by the ancient Gauls, and hauts-de- chausses in the reign of Charles IX.
Sansculottism, red republicanism, or the revolutionary platform of the Sansculottes.
The duke of Brunswick, at the head of a large army, invaded France to restore Louis XVI.
www.bibliomania.com /2/3/174/1129/14973/1.html   (583 words)

 Sansculottes Theater Company Online Store : CafePress.com
Your purchase supports new Chicago theater and a very, very grateful group of playwrights, actors, and other theater artists.
If you're dying to get your hands on a piece of Sansculottes merch that you don't see here, please let us know!
Sansculottes Theater Company is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
www.cafepress.com /sansculottes   (85 words)

 Chapter 19 Key Points and Vital Concepts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The second revolution had been the work of Jacobins more radical than the Girondists, and of the people of Paris known as the sansculottes (artisans, shopkeepers, wage earners and some factory workers).
The willingness to cooperate with the forces of the popular revolution separated the Mountain from the Girondists.
The Convention, under the domination of the Mountain and the sansculottes, tried and executed Louis VXI in 1793.
mywebpages.comcast.net /llefler/ch19kp.htm   (343 words)

 Practical Anatomy
But the fl comedy and Grand Guignol are totally absent in this grim study of class survival and human conscience.
This bold prejudice chillingly foreshadows the near extinction of the Jewish race in the 20th Century by a certain German madman.
Sansculottes founding member Elizabeth Bagby has taken on the book, music and lyrics of this macabre piece, something even the greatest Broadway talent rarely succeeded in doing.
www.steadstylechicago.com /anatomy.htm   (579 words)

 Sansculottes Theater Company, Chicago
Sansculottes Theater Company is a group of writers devoted to producing only original work that suprises and delights its audience, challenges the status quo and catches the world with its pants down.
sprung, and Sansculottes is knee deep in our 2006 summer reading series.
Co-founder Terry Selucky, up until now Sansculottes' only Artistic Director, is moving to New York City; she will be Sansculottes' first Associate Emeritus.
www.sansculottes.org   (288 words)

 Highlights for May 16
There, Louis was forced to accept the constitution of 1791, which reduced him to a mere figurehead.
In August 1792, the royal couple was arrested by the sansculottes and imprisoned, and in September the monarchy was abolished by the National Convention.
In November, evidence of Louis' counterrevolutionary intrigues with Austria and other foreign nations was discovered, and he was put on trial for treason by the National Convention.
twotrees.www.50megs.com /attic/history/05/16h.html   (1480 words)

 hey now   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Last night was the opening night for the Sansculottes Theatre Company show Business Casualty.
I am currently working on an evening of one act plays with Sansculottes Theatre Company entitled Business Casulty.
It is my first time working with Sansculottes, and let me tell you, it is lovely to be working with fellow TTS graduates.
www.jasonfleitz.com /blog   (560 words)

 Sansculottes Theater Company Calendar of Events
Something great from Sansculottes, to amaze and astound.
One night of theater, staged in an hour, and you could be a part of the action!
Submit your script (keep an eye here to find out how), or bring a headshot and perform a one line monologue written by Sansculottes.
www.sansculottes.org /calendar.html   (85 words)

 My Lady Ludlow, by Elizabeth Gaskell; Chapter V. Page 7
He acquiesced in his mother's desire, that he should not again present himself in his uncle's salons; but he did not forget Virginie, though he never mentioned her name.
"Madame de Crequy and her son were among the earliest proscrits, as they were of the strongest possible royalists, and aristocrats, as it was the custom of the horrid Sansculottes to term those who adhered to the habits of expression and action in which it was their pride to have been educated.
They had left Paris some weeks before they had arrived in England, and Clement's belief at the time of quitting the Hotel de Crequy had certainly been, that his uncle was not merely safe, but rather a popular man with the party in power.
www.pagebypagebooks.com /Elizabeth_Gaskell/My_Lady_Ludlow/Chapter_V_p7.html   (307 words)

 URChicago.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Sansculottes (that's French for "without pants" or "no pants," as in--everyone join in now--"there's a place in France where the ladies wear no pants") Theater Company opens a comedy about love, nerds and rock 'n' roll in--god help us all--the 1980s.
Yes, set during the boom years of Duran Duran, Bananarama and Rick Springfield, "American Rock Anthem" tells the torrid tale of four teenagers and the dead cheerleader they find in their basement.
In fact, it's a new comedy by Sansculottes (did we mention that means "without pants"?) founding member C. Mitchell Tuner.
www.urchicago.com /listingsEntry.asp?ID=349685&PT=cultureshock   (419 words)

 SparkNotes: the French Revolution (1789–1799): Escalating Violence: 1791–1792
September 2 - Sansculottes initiate prison massacres in Paris
Sansculottes - General term for underrepresented French laborers and commoners who, frustrated that their efforts were largely unrewarded and concerns unrecognized, resorted to mob violence
Although King Louis XVI maintained a supportive front toward the Revolution, he remained in contact with the rulers of Austria, Prussia, and Sweden, asking for their help in restoring his family to power.
www.sparknotes.com /history/european/frenchrev/section4.rhtml   (1477 words)

 Long Nineteenth Century Review
Second was the Storming of the Tuileries by radical Jacobins and Sansculottes on August 10, 1792
Politics of Convention are heavily influenced by ideas and actions of Paris Sansculottes – the most radical figures in the entire Revolutionary period.
May 20, 1795 Convention Hall invaded by Sansculottes demanding bread and Constitution of 1793
ns.headroyce.org /~pbscott/nineteenthreview.html   (622 words)

 Ego Productions - About Ego Productions
Turner, Selcuky, and Bagby have started their own company, Sansculottes, that utilizes the writing in the round exercise to create sketch comedy showcases.
Following "Your Life is in Danger" Superego produced four completely new hour long sketch comedy shows: "Team Awesome", "Let if Burn", "Blaze of Awesome", and "In the Name of Awesome".
Palmgren left the group in June 2005 moving back to Chicago to pursue work with Sansculottes and other Chicago theater companies.
www.egoproductions.org /about2.html   (559 words)

 Citizens for Legitimate Government
Further, there is the additional hangover from the sixties that eschews all use weapons other than words.
Or, if you don't like Marxist revolution, tell that to the sansculottes and other French revolutionaries.
Or, if you don't like them, tell that to the American Revolutionaries.
www.legitgov.org /mike_essay_leftist_power_the_60s_and_theory_101503.html   (728 words)

 LitLine: A Website for the Independent Literary Community
Patriot Act III: Rise of theMachines.  Sansculottes Theater Company at American Theater Company, written in collaboration with Elizabeth Bagby and Colby Turner.
The Weatherman.  Read at American Theater Company; to be produced by Sansculottes Theater Company at Live Bait Theater in Nov-Dec 2004.
Contributor: The Headphones Tour, conceived by Adam Simon, produced at the Chicago Cultural Center.
www.litline.org /iwd/html/selucky.htm   (119 words)

 World Music Central - Your connection to World Music
He has played all over Italy, France, Switzerland etc and participated in the most important folk festivals (Casale Monferrato, Folkest, Isola Folk, Festival Interceltique de Lorient, Guinness Irish Festival de Veysonnaz).
She plays hurdy - gurdy in Din Delòn and in the group Sansculottes.
With Din Delòn she has taken part in different radio programs and recorded the CD 'La rosa e la ramella'.
www.worldmusiccentral.org /artists/artist_page.php?id=1577   (745 words)

 Musicas Del Mundo - Tu cita con las musicas del mundo
He has, during his career, created and belonged to different groups among which are Musicanta, Sansculottes, La Magiostra.
He has given more than five hundred concerts, participated in different radio programs, televisions events and he has made six recordings (Picotage 1996, Musica per organetto diatonico 1997, La Magiostra 1998, Musicanta 1999, Din delòn 2000, Din delòn 2002).
She took part in groups playing Irish folk music and ancient music.
www.musicasdelmundo.org /artists/artist_page.php?id=1577   (749 words)

 "Criticism of Fox News Unwarranted...as It Leaves CNN in Its Wake" by Wanda Valmora   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
A link to his column is at the bottom of this page.
But the Fox News Channel is not only targeted by the sansculottes roaring outside its studios during the Republican convention.
MovOn.Org, which strikes me as a mouthpiece for John Kerry's campaign, and the more credible Common Cause, a grassroots government watchdog, actually filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission accusing the Fox News Channel of deceptive advertising because if its persistent claim of being ''fair and balanced.
www.chronwatch.com /site.asp?id=9817   (399 words)

 Signal • Joseph Stearns   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Credits with the company include Tony Lumpkin in SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER, Pozzo in WAITING FOR GODOT, Col. Cathcart in CATCH-22, Don Pedro in MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, and Glenn in LEARNING TO FLY.
Most recently appeared in the new musical PRACTICAL ANATOMY (Sansculottes), THE SLEEPER (Theatre 521), HAMLET, ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL, AS YOU LIKE IT (Velvet Willies).
A musician and composer, he has written music for productions with Chase Park, Inequity Theatrical Collaboration and Velvet Willies.
www.signalensemble.com /about/ensemble/stearns.html   (121 words)

 Temp Info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Erin moved to Chicago to pursue theatre after graduating from the University of Dayton, Ohio.
Favorite recent roles include Ophelia in Hamlet: Prince of Denmark with Keyhole Theatre, Putski in A Hatful of Rain with Raven Theatre, Penny in American Rock Anthem with Sansculottes Theatre Company, and the Princess in Puss in Boots and Other Tails with Raven Theatre.
Past credits also include Eleemosynary, Five Women Wearing the Same Dress, Jesus Christ Superstar and Beauty and the Beast.
home.comcast.net /~keyholetheatre/tempinfo.html   (1394 words)

 Slyck Forums - Where File-Sharers Meet
Posted: Sun Jul 04, 2004 8:14 pm Post subject: OFF TOPIC
@sansculottes: nice to see a user of an alternative OS here
Last edited by Sansculottes on Thu Jul 08, 2004 6:00 pm; edited 1 time in total
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 Amazon.com: The Sans-Culottes: Books: Albert Soboul,Remy Inglis Hall   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
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by Albert Soboul, Remy Inglis Hall (Translator) "From June 1793 to February 1794, the Parisian sansculottes movement allowed the consolidation of the revolutionary government and the organization of the dictatorship of public..." (more)
From June 1793 to February 1794, the Parisian sansculottes movement allowed the consolidation of the revolutionary government and the organization of the dictatorship of public safety, while at the same time imposing upon a reluctant Convention economic measures considered right for ameliorating the lot of the masses.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0691007829?v=glance   (746 words)

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