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Guillaume Apollinaire

Wilhelm Albert Włodzimierz Apolinary Kostrowicki, known as Guillaume Apollinaire (; Rome, 26 August 1880 – 9 November 1918, Paris) was a French poet, playwright, short story writer, novelist, and art critic born in Italy to a Polish mother.

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Guillaume Apollinaire - Works
... Apollinaire's first collection of poetry was L'enchanteur pourrissant (1909), but Alcools (1913) established his reputation ... In 1913, Apollinaire published the essay Les Peintres cubistes on the cubist painters, a movement which he helped to define ... In 1907, Apollinaire wrote the well-known erotic novel, The Eleven Thousand Rods (Les Onze Mille Verges) ...
Francis Poulenc - Biography - Career
... There he met avant-garde poets such as Guillaume Apollinaire, Max Jacob, Paul Éluard and Louis Aragon ... Le bestiaire, ou Le cortège d'Orphée (also in 1917) is a cycle of mélodies on poems by Guillaume Apollinaire ... of his only opera bouffe, Les mamelles de Tirésias ("Tiresias' Breasts", after Guillaume Apollinaire's surrealist drama) was completed in 1945, it was not performed ...
Cubism - History - Technical and Stylistic Aspects
... of limited data, namely the opinions of Guillaume Apollinaire ... In 1911, the poet and critic Guillaume Apollinaire accepted the term on behalf of a group of artists invited to exhibit at the Brussels Indépendants ... Cubistes, a collection of reflections and commentaries by Guillaume Apollinaire ...
Symphony No. 14 (Shostakovich) - Movements
... "Loreley" (Guillaume Apollinaire) Adagio ... "Le Suicidé" (Guillaume Apollinaire) Allegretto ... "Les Attentives I" (On watch) (Guillaume Apollinaire) Adagio ...
List Of Schools In France - Lycées
... Lycée Grandmont, Tours Lycée Guez de Balzac, Angoulême Lycée Guillaume Apollinaire, Thiais Lycée Guillaume Apollinaire, Nice Lycée Guillaume Budé, Limeil-Brévannes Lycée Guillaume Fichet ... Nicolas, Paris Lycée Technique Privé Sainte Ursule, Caen Lycée Technique Sidoine Apollinaire, Clermont-Ferrand Lycée Technologique Dhuoda, Nîmes Lycée Technologique Jean Monnet, Aurillac Lycée Théodore ...

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    To insist on purity is to baptize instinct, to humanize art, and to deify personality.
    Guillaume Apollinaire (1880–1918)

    It’s raining my soul, it’s raining, but it’s raining dead eyes.
    —Guillaume Apollinaire (1880–1918)