FOURTEENTH OF JULY (Plays of the French Revolution)

FOURTEENTH OF JULY (Plays of the French Revolution)


Romain Rolland Romain Rolland

Summary

"The Fourteenth of July" is a play written by French author Romain Rolland. It is a historical drama that takes place during the French Revolution and focuses on the events of July 14, 1789, when the citizens of Paris stormed the Bastille prison, marking the beginning of the revolution. The play explores the themes of freedom, liberty, and the...More
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Romain Rolland (29 January 1866 – 30 December 1944) was a French dramatist, novelist, essayist, art historian and mystic who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1915 "as a tribute to the lofty idealism of his literary production and to the sympathy and love of truth with which he has described different types of human beings". He was a leading supporter of Joseph Stalin in France and is also noted for his correspondence with and influence on Sigmund Freud.

Publish Date : 27 Jan 2023

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