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Guillaume Apollinaire was a French poet, playwright, short story writer, novelist, and critic. He was also an ardent defender of Cubism and a forefather of… 502 more words

Ô mon très cher amour, toi mon oeuvre et que j'aime,

A nice love sonnet from Apollinaire in which the poet’s strength of feeling competes for attention with his erudition and somewhat unusual poetic point of view. 410 more words


If I can’t focus enough to read, I can still make reading lists.  Here are some of my favourite poems:

Emily Dickinson, I felt a Funeral, in my Brain (280) 897 more words

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The Feminine Side of Cubism: Marie Laurencin

On the 8th of June 1956, Cubist artist Marie Laurencin died in Paris at the age of 72. During her lifetime, Laurencin achieved a successful international reputation, especially in the 1920s and 1930s. 689 more words

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Guillaume Apollinaire a dit...

“Tous les mots que j’avais à dire se sont changés en étoiles.”


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It is in terms of the quantity of an artist’s production that one estimates the worth of a single work.

Guillaume Apollinaire, “Picasso”

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