Michel Bégon

Lecture - Michel Bégon by Pascal Even

Cultural ,  Conference ,  Historic ,  Litterature in Rochefort
  • As part of the 20th edition of the Musiques au Pays de Pierre Loti festival, Alain Quella-Villéger will be presenting a lecture entitled "Quand Pierre Loti découvrait l'Amérique" ("When Pierre Loti discovered America").

    Pierre Loti was not only a poet of the Orient; he also travelled the world and "discovered" America early on.

    His first voyages as a young naval officer took him to Canada, the United States, Brazil, Valparaiso and even Patagonia from 1870-1872. He drew the...
    As part of the 20th edition of the Musiques au Pays de Pierre Loti festival, Alain Quella-Villéger will be presenting a lecture entitled "Quand Pierre Loti découvrait l'Amérique" ("When Pierre Loti discovered America").

    Pierre Loti was not only a poet of the Orient; he also travelled the world and "discovered" America early on.

    His first voyages as a young naval officer took him to Canada, the United States, Brazil, Valparaiso and even Patagonia from 1870-1872. He drew the Amerindians of Nova Scotia and those of the Strait of Magellan.

    From the Amazon to San Francisco, from his ethnographic pages evoking Tierra del Fuego to his curious New York account of 1912, this is a little-known and highly engaging Loti to meet!

    Bookings required at the museum reception desk.
  • Environment
    • In centre of town
    • Town location
  • Spoken languages
    • French
Services
  • Accessibility
    • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs
    • Minimum aisle width of 90 cm
    • Lift (80 x 130 cm) and door >= 77 cm
    • Reception desk between 70-80 cm high
    • Reception staff sensitized to the reception of people with disabilities
  • From May 7, 2024 to July 1, 2024
  • Adult
    5 €
Schedules
Schedules
  • On June 18, 2024 at 6:00 PM