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(French barɛs)
(Biography) Maurice (mɔris). 1862–1923, French novelist, essayist, and politician: a fervent nationalist and individualist



Maurice, 1862–1923, French novelist, politician, and political writer.
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It can be traced back to the Dreyfus Affair, when the virulently anti-Semitic writer Maurice Barres warned that immigrants wanted to impose their way of life on France and that it would spell the "ruin of our fatherland." "They are in contradiction to our civilisation," Barres wrote in 1900.
On rappelle qu'en France, des ecrivains francais ont eu les honneurs des funerailles nationales : Victor Hugo (1885), Pierre Loti (1923), Maurice Barres (1923), Paul Valery (1945), Colette (1954) et Aime Cesaire (20 avril 2008).
Comme le souligne l'homme politique francais Maurice Barres ''ou manque la force, le droit disparait ; ou apparait la force, le droit commence de rayonner.'' A bon entendeur, salut!
The following year, the first edition of the Repertoire was greeted by an article from the young Maurice Barres, a Bourget protege who, aged twenty-four, had yet to publish his first novel.
Au debut du XX-e siecle, son salon attire l'elite intellectuelle, litteraire et artistique de l'epoque parmi lesquels on peut mentionner: Edmond Rostand, Paul Claudel, Paul Valery Colette, Andre Gide, Maurice Barres, Frederic Mistral et beaucoup d'autres.
To emphasize how contested the ideological terrain is within any particular avant-garde, he recounts the squabble within Paris Dada that produced both the sober, Breton-helmed 1921 mock trial of Maurice Barres, through which Breton and Aragon attempted to expulse Tristan Tzara, and Tzara's retaliatory "trial" of Breton, which degenerated into a Tzara-approved melee.
In the French Lorraine, where Maurice Barres' ideas were thriving and where the influence of the Catholic Church remained vivid, demonstrations became commonplace in May 1898.
Despues del suicidio de Sa-Carneiro, Pessoa se relacionara con dos de las figuras mas radicales de la modernidad: Santa-Rita Pintor, adepto al futurismo con una individualidad exhibicionista, y a Almada-Negreiros, que en 1916 publica su Manifiesto anti Dantas, violenta obra de ataque contra un connotado escritor de la epoca al emplear un lenguaje semejante al de los manifiestos surrealistas en Francia contra Anatole France (Un cadaver) y contra Maurice Barres. De esa colaboracion nacera la revista Portugal Futurista, de 1917, en la que se publican textos de Marinetti, Apollinaire y Blaise Cendrars, junto con los Ultimatos futuristas de Alvaro de Campos y de AlmadaNegreiros.
Two other Straub films screened at Views this year, both based on texts by Maurice Barres, a controversial French writer of the fin de siecle.
For the conservative thinker Maurice Barres, the Jew and the intellectual, given their rationalist and cosmopolitan character, were equally alienindeed, they were, in his phrase, "uprooted" and foreign to the "soil and dead" that constitute the true France.
In one of the deepest conservative books of the last century, Maurice Barres showed us the significance of sacred places.
Chaitin's The Enemy Within: Culture Wars and Political Identity in Novels of the French Third Republic takes an unusual tack in handling that fissionable political and cultural material of the iconic last decade of the nineteenth century, culminating in the Dreyfus Affair, by examining specific works of four prominent novelist/activists, Paul Bourget, Maurice Barres, Anatole France and Emile Zola.