%C3%89mile Faguet
Get %C3%89mile Faguet essential facts below. View Videos or join the %C3%89mile Faguet discussion. Add %C3%89mile Faguet to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
%C3%89mile Faguet

Émile Faguet
Portrait of Faguet, by Henri Mannes
Portrait of Faguet, by Henri Mannes
BornAuguste Émile Faguet
(1847-12-17)17 December 1847
La Roche-sur-Yon, Vendée
Died7 June 1916(1916-06-07) (aged 68)
Paris
OccupationLiterary critic, and author
Alma materÉcole normale supérieure
Notable worksThe Cult of Incompetence
SpouseSuzanne Travichon

Auguste Émile Faguet (French pronunciation: ​[emil fa]; 17 December 1847 – 7 June 1916) was a French author and literary critic.[1][2]

Biography

Faguet was born at La Roche-sur-Yon, Vendée, and educated at the École normale supérieure in Paris. After teaching for some time in La Rochelle and Bordeaux, he returned to Paris to act as assistant professor of poetry in the university. Faguet became professor in 1897. He was elected to the Académie française in 1900, and received the ribbon of the Légion d'honneur in the next year.[3]

Faguet acted as dramatic critic to the Soleil; from 1892 he was literary critic to the Revue Bleue; and in 1896 took the place of Jules Lemaître on the Journal des débats.[3] Faguet died in Paris, aged 68.

Works

In English translation

Selected articles

Miscellany

See also

References

  1. ^ Kitchin, William P.H. (1917). "Émile Faguet," The Catholic World, Vol. 105, No. 625, pp. 343-351.
  2. ^ Gosse, Edmund (1922). "Two French Critics: Émile Faguet-Remy de Gourmont." In: Aspects and Impressions. London: Cassell & Company, Ltd., pp. 203-223.
  3. ^ a b  One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Faguet, Émile". Encyclopædia Britannica. 10 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 125.
  4. ^ "M. Émile Faguet and the Eighteenth Century," The Edinburgh Review, Vol. CXCVI, 1902.
  5. ^ "A Literary History of France," The Author, Vol. VIII, 1908.
  6. ^ Putnam, James J. (1915). "The Dread of Responsibility," Harvard Theological Review, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 434-438.
  7. ^ Garner, J.W. (1915). "The Dread of Responsibility by Émile Faguet," The American Political Science Review, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 399-401.

Further reading

External links


  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

%C3%89mile_Faguet
 



 



 
Music Scenes